When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Artistic temperament is a disease that afflicts amateurs.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Singers come and go, but if you're a good actor, you can last a long time
I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.
The earth has music for those who listen.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure.
Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Let us read, and let us dance; these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.
The music industry can make you feel like a prostitute.
The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
Play it fuckin' loud!
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.