Comedy is the blues for people who can?t sing.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
The true art of memory is the art of attention.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
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.
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Let silence be the art you practice.
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
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.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
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.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.