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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 He Hears, How Ever Measured Or Far Away.
~ Henry David Thoreau
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
From The Persistence Of Noise Comes The Insistence Of Rage. From The Emergence Of Tone Comes The Divergence Of Thought. From The Enlightenment Of Music Comes The Wisdom Of... Silence.
~ Visions of Gregorian Chants
Too Many Pieces Of Music Finish Too Long After The End.
~ Igor Stravinsky
Since It Architecture Is Music In Space, As It Were A Frozen Music.
~ Friedrich von Schelling
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
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A DOE Unbearably Lovely Music Is Heard As The Curtain Rises, And We See The Woods On A Summer Afternoon. A Fawn Dances On And Nibbles Slowly At Some Leaves. He Drifts Lazily Through The Soft Foliage. Soon He Starts Coughing And Drops Dead.
~ Woody Allen, Without Feathers
Take A Music Bath Once Or Twice A Week For A Few Seasons, And You Will Find That It Is To The Soul What The Water Bath Is To The Body.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes
Where Painting Is Weakest, Namely, In The Expression Of The Highest Moral And Spiritual Ideas, There Music Is Sublimely Strong.
~ Mrs. Stowe
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
Nothing Is Capable Of Being Well Set To Music That Is Not Nonsense.
~ Joseph Addison
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
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