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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.

Music is a lady that I still love because she gives me the air that I breathe. We need all sorts of nourishment. And music satisfies and nourishes the hunger within ourselves for connection and harmony.

Music is a language by whose means messages are elaborated, that such messages can be understood by the many but sent out only by few, and that it alone among all the languages unites the contradictory character of being at once intelligible and untranslatable - these facts make the creator of music a being like the gods.

Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world.

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.

Music is a performance and needs the audience.

Music is a prophecy of what life is to be; the rainbow of promise translated out of seeing into hearing.

Music is a safe kind of high.

Music is a strange thing. I would almost say it is a miracle. For it stands halfway between thought and phenomenon, between spirit and matter.

Music is a very integral part of the film, but it will not be as full of music as a Bollywood film.

Music is about listening, the more you play, the more the magic spreads.

Music is all about wanting to be better at it.

Music is always a commentary on society.

Music is another planet.

Music is either sacred or secular. The sacred agrees with its dignity, and here has its greatest effect on life, an effect that remains the same through all ages and epochs. Secular music should be cheerful throughout.

Music is essentially useless, as life is: but both have an ideal extension which lends utility to its conditions.

Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it.

Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.

Music is given to us specifically to make order of things, to move from an anarchic, individualistic state to a regulated, perfectly concious one, which alone insures vitality and durability.

Music is given to us with the sole purpose of establishing an order in things, including, and particularly, the coordination between man and time.


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