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Print The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it immensely. All art is useless.
- Oscar Wilde
Print Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we oft might win, by fearing to attempt.
- William Shakespeare
Print Anyone who says you can't see a thought simply doesn't know art.
- Wynetka Ann Reynolds
Print Drama is like a dream, it is not real, but it is really felt.
- Abhinavagupta
Print Genius is another word for magic, and the whole point of magic is that it is inexplicable.
- Margot Fonteyn
Print I do not want life to imitate art. I want life to be art.
- Carrie Fisher
Print All anybody needs to know about prizes is that Mozart never won one.
- Henry Mitchell
Print Folk music is the original melody of man; it is the musical mirror of the world.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Print If it weren't for the rocks in its bed, the stream would have no song.
- Carl Perkins
Print O great creator of being, grant us one more hour to perform our art and perfect our lives.
- Jim Morrison
Print After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible, is music.
- Aldous Huxley
Print Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.
- Victor Hugo
Print The history of a people is found in its songs.
- George Jellinek
Print We all have idols. Play like anyone you care about but try to be yourself while you're doing so.
- B.B. King
Print A painter paints pictures on canvas, but musicians paint their pictures on silence.
- Leopold Stokowski
Print Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
- Oscar Wilde
Print Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something.
- Frank Zappa
Print Music, to create harmony, must investigate discord.
- Plutarch
Print There is geometry in the humming of the strings. There is music in the spacing of the spheres.
- Pythagoras
Print To sing well and to dance well is to be well-educated.
- Plato
Print Music contains a whole gamut of experience, from sensuous elements to ultimate intellectual harmonies.
- George Santayana
Print Music rearranges your molecular structure.
- Carlos Santana
Print To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.
- Robert Schumann
Print Music goes deeper than emotion into the energies that animate our psychic life.
- Roger Sessions
Print There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.
- Albert Schweitzer
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