Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
Art is never finished, only abandoned.
It's so sweet, I feel like my teeth are rotting when I listen to the radio.
I accept chaos, I'm not sure whether it accepts me.
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.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
I think another thing is that we don't really want exclusivity. We accept that it is in the artist's interest to be on sale in every place where they sell music.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best; for that we must have recourse to art.
You use a glass mirror to see your face; you use works of art to see your soul.
An artist's duty is rather to stay open-minded and in a state where he can receive information and inspiration. You always have to be ready for that little artistic Epiphany.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
I'm very happy to hear that my work inspires writers and painters. It's the most beautiful compliment, the greatest reward. Art should always be an exchange.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time