Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.
Works of art make rules but rules do not make works of art.
There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music.
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memories.
You can't possibly hear the last movement of Beethoven's Seventh and go slow. (Oscar trying to talk his way out of a speeding ticket)
Too many pieces of music finish too long after the end.
A good composer does not imitate; he steals.
There are more love songs than anything else. If songs could make you do something we'd all love one another.
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Music is the universal language of mankind.
I just like the company of beautiful women. I have a weakness in that department.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
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 disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.
If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.
I don't want you to play me a riff that's going to impress Joe Satriani; give me a riff that makes a kid want to go out and buy a guitar and learn to play.
Where words leave off, music begins.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
I've outdone anyone you can name - Mozart, Beethoven, Bach, Strauss. Irving Berlin, he wrote 1,001 tunes. I wrote 5,500.
Your talking to someone who really understands rock music.
Music must never offend the ear, but must please the listener, or, in other words, must never cease to be music.
That's what music is: entertainment. The more you put yourself into it, the more of you comes out in it.
It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends