Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
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.
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Each song is a child I nourish and give my love to. But even if you have never written a song, your life is a song. How can it not be?
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
The earth has music for those who listen.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
Critics are the men who have failed in literature and art.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.