I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
We're not trying to change the world; just music.
Music with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
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.
Play it fuckin' loud!
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
We all know that art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth.
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
The earth has music for those who listen.
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.
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.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
I love rock-n-roll. I think it's an exciting art form. It's revolutionary. Still revolutionary and it changed people. It changed their hearts. But yeah, even rock-n-roll has a lot of rubbish, really bad music.