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Where Painting Is Weakest, Namely, In The Expression Of The Highest Moral And Spiritual Ideas, There Music Is Sublimely Strong.
~ Mrs. Stowe
He Who Joyfully Marches To Music In Rank And File Has Already Earned My Contempt. He Has Been Given A Large Brain By Mistake, Since For Him The Spinal Cord Would Fully Suffice. This Disgrace To Civilization Should Be Done Away With At Once. Heroism At Command, Senseless Brutality, And All The Loathsome Nonsense That Goes By The Name Of Patriotism, How Violently I Hate All This, How Despicable And Ignoble War Is I Would Rather Be Torn To Shreds Than Be Part Of So Base An Action It Is My Conviction That Killing Under The Cloak Of War Is Nothing But An Act Of Murder.
~ Albert Einstein
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
If A Man Does Not Keep Pace With His Companions, Perhaps It Is Because He Hears A Different Drummer. Let Him Step To The Music Which He Hears, However Measured Or Faraway.
~ Henry David Thoreau
I See Music As The Augmentation Of A Split Second Of Time.
~ Erin Cleary
May Not Music Be Described As The Mathematics Of Sense, And Mathematics As The Music Of Reason?
~ James Joseph Sylveste
If A Man Does Not Keep Pace With His Companions, Perhaps It Is Because He Hears A Different Drummer. Let Him Step To The Music Which He Hears, However Measured Or Far Away.
~ Henry David Thoreau, Walden, Conclusion, 1854
It Is In Learning Music That Many Youthful Hearts Learn To Love.
~ Ricard
When Words Fail, Music Speaks.
~ Hans Christian Anderson
To Stop The Flow Of Music Would Be Like The Stopping Of Time Itself, Incredible And Inconceivable.
~ Aaron Copland
My Heart, Which Is So Full To Overflowing, Has Often Been Solaced And Refreshed By Music When Sick And Weary.
~ Martin Luthe
Too Many Pieces Of Music Finish Too Long After The End.
~ Igor Stravinsky
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