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My biggest kick in music – playing or writing – is when I have a problem; Without a problem to solve, how much interest do you take in anything

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My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary.’ Martin Luther

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My writing’s got better, I feel more confident and more grounded with it and there’s a transition in the music. It’s got an eclectic flavour-there’s a jazz theme, a couple of show tunes.

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Never forget that music is much too important to be left entirely in the hands of professionals.

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Never play a thing the same way twice.

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Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.

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Next to theology I give to music the highest place and honor. And we see how David and all the saints have wrought their godly thoughts into verse, rhyme, and song.

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No, I do it all, but I do love to play solo.

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Not the rich viol, trump, cymbal, nor horn, Guitar, nor cittern, nor the pining flute, Are half so sweet as tender human words.

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Nothing is capable of being well set to music that is not nonsense.’ Joseph Addison

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Nothing soothes me more after a long and maddening course of pianoforte recitals than to sit and have my teeth drilled.

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Now that I’m in my 40s, it’s much easier to be an artist. It’s good knowing that I’m not in the game to be competing with really young groups of kids on the radio. Or to, you know, make ‘beat’ music.

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O Music! how it grieves me that imprudence, intemperance, gluttony, should open their channels into thy sacred stream.

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O music, sphere descended maid, Friend of pleasure, wisdom’s aid.

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O, it came over my ear like the sweet south, that breathes upon a bank of violets, stealing, and giving odor!

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O, pleasant is the welcome kiss When day’s dull round is o’er; And sweet the music of the step That meets us at the door.

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Of all noises, I think music is the least disagreeable.’

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Of all the arts beneath the heaven, That man has found, or God has given, None draws the soul so sweet away, As music’s melting, mystic lay; Slight emblem of the bliss above, It soothes the spirit all to love.

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Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.’ Henry Ward Beecher

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Of course the music is a great difficulty. You see, if one plays good music, people don’t listen, and if one plays bad music people don’t talk.

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Music!–O, how faint, how weak, language fades before thy spell!

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Music, according to Wagner, is no longer to be considered merely a means of exciting ‘the pleasure which we derive from beautiful forms;’ it is, instead, the most immediate means possessed by the will for the manifestation of its inner impulses. Far from exercising a determining influence of its own, ‘the aesthetic form must itself be determined by the artist’s inner intuition of the idea.’

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Music, among those who were styled the chosen people, was a religious art.

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Music, if only listened to, and not scientifically cultivated, gives too much play to the feelings and fancy; the difficulties of the art draw forth the whole energies of the soul.

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Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something.

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Music, in the best sense, does not require novelty; nay, the older it is, and the more we are accustomed to it, the greater its effect.

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Music, of all the liberal arts, has the greatest influence over the passions, and is that to which the legislator ought to give the greatest encouragement.

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Music, once admitted to the soul, becomes a sort of spirit, and never dies.

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Music, the mosaic of the air.

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Music, when combined with a pleasurable idea, is poetry; music without the idea is simply music; the idea without the music is prose from its very definiteness.

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Music, when soft voices die, Vibrates in the memory.

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Music, which gentler on the spirit lies than tired eyelids upon tired eyes.

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Music,–we love it for the buried hopes, the garnered memories, the tender feelings it can summon at a touch.

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Musical comedies aren”t written, they are rewritten

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Musical people are so absurdly unreasonable. They always want one to be perfectly dumb at the very moment when one is longing to be absolutely deaf.

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Musick! soft charm of heav’n and earth, When didst thou borrow thy auspicious birth? Or art thou of eternal date, Sir to thyself, thyself as old as Fate.

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Music-making as a means of getting money is hell.

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Music’s force can tame the furious beast.

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Music’s golden tongue.

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Music’s the medicine of the mind.- John A. Logan

Jun 162013
 

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Musical compositions, it should be remembered, do not inhabit certain countries, certain museums, like paintings and statues. The Mozart Quintet is not shut up in Salzburg: I have it in my pocket.
Author: Henri Rabaud

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Men profess to be lovers of music, but for the most part they give no evidence in their opinions and lives that they have heard it.
Author: Henry David Thoreau

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And the night shall be filled with music, And the cares that infest the day Shall fold their tents like the Arabs And as silently steal away.
Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, The Day Is Done

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Music cleanses the understanding; inspires it, and lifts it into a realm which it would not reach if it were left to itself.
Author: Henry Ward Beecher

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If this word ‘music’ is sacred and reserved for eighteenth and nineteenth century instruments, we can substitute a more meaningful term: organization of sound.
Author: John Cage

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[An intellectual] is someone who can listen to the ‘William Tell Overture’ without thinking of the Lone Ranger.
Author: John Chesson

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What passion cannot music raise and quell!
Author: John Dryden

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Music can noble hints impart, Engender fury, kindle love, With unsuspected eloquence can move, And manage all the man with secret art.
Author: Joseph Addison

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An artist, in giving a concert, should not demand an entrance fee but should ask the public to pay, just before leaving as much as they like. From the sum he would be able to judge what the world thinks of him – and we would have fewer mediocre concerts.
Author: Kit Coleman, Kit Coleman: Queen of Hearts

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Music is the shorthand of emotion.
Author: Leo Tolstoy

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A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.
Author: Leopold Stokowski

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My whole trick is to keep the tune well out in front. If I play Tchaikovsky, I play his melodies and skip his spiritual struggle.
Author: Liberace

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I worry that the person who thought up Muzak may be thinking up something else.
Author: Lily Tomlin

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There’s music in the sighing of a reed; There’s music in the gushing of a rill; There’s music in all things, if men had ears: Their earth is but an echo of the spheres.
Author: Lord Byron

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Music is the wine which inspires one to new generative processes, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for mankind and makes them spiritually drunken.
Author: Ludwig van Beethoven

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Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
Author: Maya Angelou, Gather Together in My Name

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Why waste money on psychotherapy when you can listen to the B Minor Mass?
Author: Michael Torke

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The Irish gave the bagpipes to the Scots as a joke, but the Scots haven’t got the joke yet.
Author: Oliver Herford

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Alas for those that never sing, But die with all their music in them!
Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons. You will find it is to the soul what a water bath is to the body.
Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Music should be your escape.

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Music should never be harmless.

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Music so softens and disarms the mind That not an arrow does resistance find.

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Music stands in a much closer connection with pure sensation than any of the other arts.

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Music sweeps by me as a messenger Carrying a message that is not for me.

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Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle our wonder as to who we are, and for what, whence, and whereto.

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Music tells no truths.

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Music that brings sweet sleep down from the blissful skies.

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Music the fiercest grief can charm, And fate’s severest rage disarm. Music can soften pain to ease, And make despair and madness please; Our joys below it can improve, And antedate the bliss above.

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Music was a thing of the soul–a rose-lipped shell that murmured of the eternal sea–a strange bird singing the songs of another shore.

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Music was invented to confirm human loneliness

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Music was my way of keeping people from looking through and around me. I wanted the heavies to know I was around.

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Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

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Music waves eternal wands,– Enchantress of the souls of mortals!

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Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of perfect disorder.

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Music when thus applied raises in the mind of the hearer great conceptions. It strengthens devotion, and advances praise into rapture.

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Music will save the world

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Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.’ G K Chesterton

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Music! Makes the people! Come together!

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Music!–O! how faint, how weak, Language fades before thy spell! Why should Feeling ever speak, When thou can’st breathe her soul so well? Friendship’s balmy words may feign– Love’s are even more false than they; Oh! ’tis only music’s strain Can sweetly soothe, and not betray.

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Music is the poor man’s Parnassus.

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Music is the soul of language.

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Music is the universal language of mankind.

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Music is the vernacular of the human soul.

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Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence.

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Music is thus, in her health, the teacher of perfect order, and is the voice of the obedience of angels, and the companion of the course of the spheres of heaven; and in her depravity she is also the teacher of perfect disorder and disobedience.

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Music is what feelings sound like.

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Music is wonderful. Especially if there’s some kind of content to it.

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Music is you own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. If you don’t live it, it won’t come out of your horn.

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Music like religion, unconditionally brings in its train all the moral virtues to the heart it enters, even though that heart is not in the least worthy.

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Music makes one feel so romantic – at least it always gets on one’s nerves – which is the same thing nowadays.’ Oscar Wilde

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Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.

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Music moves us, and we know not why; we feel the tears, but cannot trace their source. Is it the language of some other state, born of its memory? For what can wake the soul’s strong instinct of another world, like music?

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Music must take rank as the highest of the fine arts – as the one which, more than any other, ministers to the human spirit.

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Music played at weddings always reminds me of the music played for soldiers before they go into battle.- Heinrich Heine

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Music rather than poetry, should be called ‘the happy art.’

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Music religious heat inspires, It wakes the soul, and lifts it high, And wings it with sublime desires, And fits it to bespeak the Deity.

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Music resembles poetry: in each Are nameless graces which no methods teach And which a master-hand alone can reach.

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Music revives the recollections it would appease.

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Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside

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Music arose with its voluptuous swell, Soft eyes look’d love to eyes which spake again, And all went merry as a marriage bell.

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Music can change the world because it can change people.

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Music causes us to think eloquently.

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Music describes what cannot be studied mathematically or scientifically-it makes the intangible sensible.

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Music do I hear? Ha–ha–keep time! How sour sweet music is When time is broke and no proportion kept!

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Music doesn’t lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.

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Music exalts each joy, allays each grief, Expels diseases, softens every pain, Subdues the rage of poison, and the plague.

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Music exists for the purpose of growing an admirable heart Shinichi Suzuki quotes

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Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.

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Music fills the infinite between two souls. This has been muffled by the mist of our daily habits. Rabindranath Tagore quotes

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Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.

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Music has been my playmate, my lover, and my crying towel.

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Music has charms to soothe the savage beast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.

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Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.

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Music is a beautiful opiate, if you don’t take it too seriously.

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Music is a discipline, and a mistress of order and good manners, she makes the people milder and gentler, more moral and more reasonable.’ Martin Luther

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Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.

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Music is a kind of inarticulate unfathomable speech, which leads us to the edge of the infinite, and lets us for moments gaze into that.

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Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world.

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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 everything.

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Music is a performance and needs the audience.

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Music is a prophecy of what life is to be, the rainbow of promise translated out of seeing into hearing.

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Music is a readily available, highly effective tool that you use to improve both your cognitive and physical abilities.

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Music is a sacred, a divine, a God-like thing, and was given to man by Christ to lift our hearts up to God, and make us feel something of the glory and beauty of God, and of all which God has made.

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Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul. Johann Sebastian Bach quotes

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Music is an outburst of the soul.

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Music is another planet.

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Music is edifying, for from time to time it sets the soul in operation.

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Music is essentially useless, as life is.

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Music is everybody’s possession. It’s only publishers who think that people own it.

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Music is God’s best gift to man, the only art of heaven given to earth, the only art of earth that we take to heaven. But music, like all our gifts, is given us in the germ. It is for us to unfold and develop it by instruction and cultivation.

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Music is good to the melancholy, bad to those who mourn, and neither good or bad to the deaf.

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Music is in all growing things; And underneath the silky wings Of smallest insects there is stirred A pulse of air that must be heard; Earth’s silence lives, and throbs, and sings.

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Music is like making love: either all or nothing

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Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life.

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Music is my religion.

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Music is not a science any more than poetry is. It is a sublime instinct, like genius of all kinds.

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Music is not merely a study, it is an entertainment; wherever there is music there is a throng of listeners.

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Music is nothing else but wild sounds civilized into time and tune.

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Music is one of the fairest and most glorious gifts of God, to which Satan is a bitter enemy; for it removes from the heart the weight of sorrow, and the fascination of evil thoughts.

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Music is part of us, and either ennobles or degrades our behavior

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Music is perpetual, and only the hearing is intermittent. Henry David Thoreau quotes

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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 whoever listens to it.

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Music is the arithmetic of sounds as optics is the geometry of light. Claude Debussy quotes

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Music is the art of the prophets, the only art that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.

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Music is the best means we have of digesting time.

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Music is the child of prayer, the companion of religion.

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Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart

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Music is the greatest good that mortals know, And all of heaven we have here below.

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Music is the harmonious voice of creation; an echo of the invisible world. Giuseppe Mazzini quotes

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Music is the key to the female heart.

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Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.

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Music is the medicine of the mind.

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Music is the melody whose text is the world.

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Music is the metre of this poetic movement, and is an invisible dance, as dancing is a silent music.

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Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.

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Music is the only language in which you cannot say a mean or sarcastic thing.

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Music is the only one of the fine arts in which not only man, but all other animals, have a common property,–mice and elephants, spiders and birds.

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Music is the only sensual pleasure without vice.

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Music is the poetry of the air. [Ger., Musik ist Poesie der Luft.]

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Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
Author: Oscar Wilde

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Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.
Author: Paul Simon

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Are we not formed, as notes of music are, For one another, though dissimilar?
Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley

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I think sometimes could I only have music on my own terms, could I live in a great city, and know where I could go whenever I wished the ablution and inundation of musical waves, that were a bath and a medicine.
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The discovery of song and the creation of musical instruments both owed their origin to a human impulse which lies much deeper than conscious intention: the need for rhythm in life’ the need is a deep one, transcending thought, and disregarded at our peril.
Author: Richard Baker

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There is no truer truth obtainable By Man than comes of music.
Author: Robert Browning

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Music expresses feeling and thought, without language; it was below and before speech, and it is above and beyond all words.
Author: Robert G. Ingersoll

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Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.
Author: Ronald Reagan

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The scratches in Yoko Ono records are moments of relief.
Author: S.A. Sachs

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Music is love in search of a word.
Author: Sidney Lanier

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If anyone has conducted a Beethoven performance, and then doesn’t have to go to an osteopath, then there’s something wrong.
Author: Simon Rattle

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Music is one of the best ways to enjoy the present. It’s not much fun to look forward to hearing music or to remember what a song sounded like last week, but music right now absorbs you and places you in the moment.
Author: Terri Guillemets

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All deep things are song. It seems somehow the very central essence of us, song; as if all the rest were but wrappages and hulls!
Author: Thomas Carlyle

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It is incontestable that music induces in us a sense of the infinite and the contemplation of the invisible.
Author: Victor de LaPrade

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No good opera plot can be sensible:… people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.
Author: W.H. Auden, Time, 29 December 1961

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There is in souls a sympathy with sounds: And as the mind is pitch’d the ear is pleased With melting airs, or martial, brisk or grave; Some chord in unison with what we hear Is touch’d within us, and the heart replies.
Author: William Cowper

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Music is a friend of labor for it lightens the task by refreshing the nerves and spirit of the worker.
Author: William Green

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…where music dwells Lingering – and wandering on as loth to die…
Author: William Wordsworth, ‘Within King’s College Chapel, Cambridge’

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[Andersson said he thought the new single was] wonderful … Hung Up is really good. If it wasn’t any good we would not have said ‘yes’. It is a wonderful track: 100 per cent solid pop music.

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[T]he music’s pure algebra of enchantment.

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Most people use music as a couch; they want to be pillowed on it, relaxed and consoled for the stress of daily living. But serious music was never meant to be soporific.
Author: Aaron Copland

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Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes.
Author: Alfred Lord Tennyson

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The city is built To music, therefore never built at all, And therefore built forever.
Author: Alfred Lord Tennyson

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Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.
Author: Alphonse de Lamartine

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Its language is a language which the soul alone understands, but which the soul can never translate.
Author: Arnold Bennett

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The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes – ah, that is where the art resides!
Author: Artur Schnabel

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Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the Beautiful is dead.
Author: Benjamin Disraeli

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A jazz musician is a juggler who uses harmonies instead of oranges.
Author: Benny Green

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A song has a few rights the same as ordinary citizens… if it happens to feel like flying where humans cannot fly… to scale mountains that are not there, who shall stop it?
Author: Charles Ives

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Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. If you don’t live it, it won’t come out of your horn.
Author: Charlie Parker

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Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
Author: Confucius

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If in the after life there is not music, we will have to import it.
Author: Dom?nico Cieri Estrada

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Rock music in its lyrics often talks ahead of the time about what’s going on in the country.
Author: Edmund G. Brown

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My idea is that there is music in the air, music all around us; the world is full of it, and you simply take as much as you require.
Author: Edward Elgar

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Music is what life sounds like.
Author: Eric Olson

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Music rots when it gets too far from the dance. Poetry atrophies when it gets too far from music.
Author: Ezra Pound

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The pleasure we obtain from music comes from counting, but counting unconsciously. Music is nothing but unconscious arithmetic.
Author: Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz

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I have my own particular sorrows, loves, delights; and you have yours. But sorrow, gladness, yearning, hope, love, belong to all of us, in all times and in all places. Music is the only means whereby we feel these emotions in their universality.
Author: H.A. Overstreet

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Country music is three chords and the truth.
Author: Harlan Howard

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Bach opens a vista to the universe. After experiencing him, people feel there is meaning to life after all.
Author: Helmut Walcha