Music Quotes

George bernard shaw - hell is full of musical amateurs....
Angela monet - those who dance were thought to be quite insane...

When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
Henry David Thoreau
Henry david thoreau,
Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature, music - The world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
Henry Mille
Music is the harmonious voice of creation an echo of the invisible world.
Giuseppe Mazzini

Life without music would be a mistake.
Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra
I was irrevocably betrothed to laughter, the sound of which has always seemed to me to be the most civilised music in the world.
Peter Ustinov
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.
Luthe
I still have a lot to learn - About the business, about music, and about myself. Its exciting.
Britney Spears
The prelude to Tristan and Isolde sounded as if a bomb had fallen into a large music factory and had thrown all the notes into confusion.
The Tribune, Berlin, 1871
When words fail, music speaks.
Hans Christian Anderson
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
Kahlil Gibran
I think there are only three things America will be known for 2, 000 years from now when they study this civilization the Constitution, jazz music, and baseball.
Gerald Early
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Bob Marley
When words leave off, music begins.
Thomas Carlyle
I could be whatever I wanted to be if I trusted that music, that song, that vibration of God that was inside of ME.
Shirley MacLaine
Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.
Ludwig van Beethoven
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
George Gordon Byron
A day out - Of - Doors, someone I loved to talk with, a good book and some simple food and music - - That would be rest.
Roosevelt, Eleano
Nothing is capable of being well set to music that is not nonsense.
Joseph Addison
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause and say, Here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The truest expression of a people is in its dance and music.
Agnes de Mille
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossile to be silent.
Victor Hugo
The process of preparing programs for a digital computer is especially attractive, not only because it can be economically and scientifically rewarding, but also because it can be an aesthetic experience much like composing poetry or music.
Donald E. Knuth
My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
Vladimir Nabokov
For none of us can ever express the exact measure of his needs or his thoughts or his sorrows; and human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.
Gustave Flaubert, Charles Bovary
Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.
Kin Hubbard
Aunt Marion was right... Never marry a musician, and never answer the door.
Charlie Brown, Peanuts, Charles M. Schulz
The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music... Bodies never lie.
Agnes De Mille
The happiest people are those who think the most interesting thoughts. Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental development, who love good music, good books, good pictures, good company, good conversation, are the happiest people in the world. And they are not only happy in themselves, they are the cause of happiness in others.
William Lyon Phelps
Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence.
Robert Fripp
We should get into the habit of reading inspirational books, looking at inspirational pictures, hearing inspirational music, associating with inspirational friends.
Alfred A. Montapert
Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart.
Henry Ward Beeche
Music is a medicine for many... Silence is a poison for some...
Jacqui We
The music business was not safe, but it was FUN. It was like falling in love with a woman you know is bad for you, but you love every minute with her, anyway.
Lionel Richie
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule. Nevertheless one had better know the rules, for they sometimes guide in doubtful cases, though not often.
Samuel Butle
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
Edith Sitwell
Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Only sick music makes money today.
Friedrich Nietzsche