Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
Let silence be the art you practice.
Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.
Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
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.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it.
I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time