Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside
When you were young, and your heart, was an open book. You used to say, live and let live.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language.
And, in the end The love you take is equal to the love you make.
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
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.
If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write, because our culture has no use for it.
Every actor in his heart believes everything bad that's printed about him.
Every work of art is an uncommitted crime.
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 with dinner is an insult, both to the cook and the violinist.
Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
And I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinking.
I have a genuine love affair with my audience. When I`m on stage they`re not privileged to see me. It`s a privilege for me to see them.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
I can't listen to that much Wagner. I start getting the urge to conquer Poland.
Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.
A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
We're not trying to change the world; just music.