Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
The earth has music for those who listen.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
People ask me how I make music. I tell them I just step into it. It's like stepping into a river and joining the flow. Every moment in the river has its song.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Play it fuckin' loud!
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write, because our culture has no use for it.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.