The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Play it fuckin' loud!
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Real popular culture is folk art - coalminers' songs and so forth.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
Once you become predictable, no one's interested anymore.
One thing that really appeals to me is this idea of music being a living thing that has an evolution that, in a way, enables the artist to sell a process rather than a piece of product.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.