941 Greatest Quotes About Music
...the people at large absolutely gave James Brown respect. He was an original like a Rembrandt or a Picasso.
There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music.
I mean as long as I have been doing music I know I am only 30% of what I could be and want to be.
Without deviance from normality, there can be no progress.
Anybody can do anything, it's up to themselves. All it takes is the right intentions.
Musicians should not play music. Music should play musicians.
I don't have very sophisticated taste in music. I listen to a lot of folk music. I like reggae.
Being noticed can be a burden. Jesus got himself crucified because he got himself noticed. So I disappear a lot.
When you make music or write or create, it's really your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible, condomless sex with whatever idea it is you're writing about at the time. .
Music is a great energizer. It's a language everybody knows.
Music is my way of getting away from everything. It means a lot to me.
The image is one thing and the human being is another. It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
I listened, motionless and still; And, as I mounted up the hill, The music in my heart I bore, Long after it was heard no more.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
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 culture we're from, everyone loves music.
There's just no great rock albums anymore. There's a lot of rock music out there, but it's very bland and disposable.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
I just change with the times. I really don't have a say in what's going on. Music was here before me.
When I was a teenager, I began to settle into school because I'd discovered the extracurricular activities that interested me: music and theater.
I don't feel comfortable making empty music.
I don't want children cursing. I'm very strict on my nieces and my little brother. They have to listen to clean versions of music. Even my music.
I wake up every day, make awesome music with awesome people, and tour the world, which is incredible.
My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary.
I feel that when you care about your music, taking risks is something you should do to keep things exciting.
There is music in all things, if men had ears.
Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands? And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.
I think, back in the day, when I was first starting to make music, all I wanted to do was to get a record deal.
Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
I've found time can heal most anything and you just might find who you're supposed to be.
When you've got nothing, you've got nothing to loose.
I'm working on my life story. I'm not decided if it's going to be a musical or a movie with music in it.
Dre was one of my heros in the music industry. If he's not down for his homeboys, I don't wanna be a part of him or around him.
I've dreamed about doing music since I was three or four years old.
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.
I have taken taking my music to labels for years, and everyone just thought it was creepy. They thought the images with the music were weird and verging on psychotic.
Lana Del Rey
The only one who's got enough of me to break my heart.
I think the music I've created is quite odd, and people are going to start talking about that.
I just can't listen to any more Wagner, you know...I'm starting to get the urge to conquer Poland.
Anybody I'm dating, I don't want them to talk about my music. I don't talk about my music to them.
It's time to take a look at my failures and stop calling them successes. Now I can start working at something that can use me best.
People haven't always been there for me but music always has.