|Quote 92||In music the passions enjoy themselves.
- Friedrich Nietzsche|
|Quote 122||If music be the food of love, play on.
- William Shakespeare|
|Quote 261||Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.|
|Quote 351||After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.|
|Quote 365||I don't know anything about music. In my line you don't have to.|
|Quote 381||All music is beautiful.
- Billy Strayhorn|
|Quote 445||Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.|
|Quote 474||Music can change the world because it can change people.|
|Quote 621||I've said that playing the blues is like having to be black twice. Stevie Ray Vaughan missed on both counts, but I never noticed.|
|Quote 847||Without music, life would be a mistake.
- Friedrich Nietzsche|
|Quote 924||It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of di...|
|Quote 1064||If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together.|
|Quote 1564||Everywhere in the world, music enhances a hall, with one exception: Carnegie Hall enhances the music.|
|Quote 1800||Composers shouldn't think too much - it interferes with their plagiarism.|
|Quote 1833||Hell is full of musical amateurs.
- George Bernard Shaw|
|Quote 2271||If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere music.|
|Quote 2326||Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.|
|Quote 3441||I hate rap music, which to me sounds like a bunch of angry men shouting, possibly because the person who was supposed to provide them with a...|
|Quote 3735||Any good music must be an innovation.
- Les Baxter|
|Quote 4534||I don't care much about music. What I like is sounds.|
|Quote 4571||If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.|
|Quote 6560||One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.|
|Quote 7639||Music is the shorthand of emotion.
- Leo Tolstoy|
|Quote 7829||I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what...|
|Quote 7978||Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.|
|Quote 7988||No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.|
|Quote 8140||There are more love songs than anything else. If songs could make you do something we'd all love one another.|
|Quote 8172||The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments ...|
|Quote 8199||Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together.|
|Quote 8207||I asked my daughter when she was 16, What's the buzz on the street with the kids? She's going, to be honest, Dad, most of my frien...|
|Quote 8322||My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb. I think I can name about any tune in two beats.|
|Quote 8375||Music is the fourth great material want, first food, then clothes, then shelter, then music.|
|Quote 8505||Music is love in search of a word.
- Sidney Lanier|
|Quote 8558||Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.|
|Quote 8965||Music is well said to be the speech of angels.|
|Quote 9094||Music should be your escape.
- Missy Elliot|
|Quote 9142||I was growing up listening to Queen. Freddie Mercury threw those incredible melodies into his songs.|
|Quote 9264||Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to every...|
|Quote 9334||Music is always changing and the changes are unpredictable.|
|Quote 9450||Music is my religion.
- Jimi Hendrix|
|Quote 9548||I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force alre...|
|Quote 9552||Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.|
|Quote 9566||All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it.|
|Quote 9844||The real art of conducting consists in transitions.|
|Quote 9880||You can't stay the same. If you're a musician and a singer, you have to change, that's the way it works.|
|Quote 10104||Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.|
|Quote 10112||Music's staying power is a function of how timeless the lyrics, song and production are.|
|Quote 10168||The wise musicians are those who play what they can master.|
|Quote 10249||Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life.|
|Quote 10270||Music has charms to sooth a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.|
|Quote 10404||Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.|
|Quote 10427||Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.|
|Quote 10589||Music is something that always lifts my spirits and makes me happy, and when I make music I always hope it will have the same effect on whoe...|
|Quote 10599||You can never get silence anywhere nowadays, have you noticed?|
|Quote 10702||Music is nothing else but wild sounds civilized into time and tune.|
|Quote 10721||It was my 16th birthday - my mom and dad gave me my Goya classical guitar that day. I sat down, wrote this song, and I just knew that that w...|
|Quote 10926||Music is the soul of language.
- Max Heindel|
|Quote 11176||He has Van Gogh's ear for music.
- Reba McEntire|
|Quote 11182||Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of perfect disorder.|
|Quote 11428||When words leave off, music begins.
- Heinrich Heine|
|Quote 11820||Who hears music feels his solitude peopled at once.|
|Quote 11827||There's nothing like music to relieve the soul and uplift it.|
|Quote 11950||Music's not like becoming a doctor, who can walk into a community and find people who need him.|
|Quote 11959||But when you get music and words together, that can be a very powerful thing.|
|Quote 12042||Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it.|
|Quote 12177||My music, my songs are 100 percent inspired by girl power.|
|Quote 12196||There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated, totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrume...|
|Quote 12263||My music had roots which I'd dug up from my own childhood, musical roots buried in the darkest soil.|
|Quote 12390||It is essential to do everything possible to attract young people to opera so they can see that it is not some antiquated art form but a rep...|
|Quote 12776||Music is intended and designed for sentient beings that have hopes and purposes and emotions.|
|Quote 12820||Sometimes before we make a record I go back and listen to a few. It's equally humbling and uplifting.|
|Quote 13210||Secretly, I wanted to look like Jimi Hendrix, but I could never quite pull it off.|
|Quote 13238||Music is a performance and needs the audience.|
|Quote 13259||Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.|
|Quote 13316||Music is the best means we have of digesting time.|
|Quote 13724||The iPod completely changed the way people approach music.|
|Quote 13757||For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.|
|Quote 13789||Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something.|
|Quote 13900||I wake up in the morning, I do a little stretching exercises, pick up the horn and play.|
|Quote 13925||You are the music while the music lasts.
- T. S. Eliot|