Music quotes page 1
Music is a safe kind of high.
There are two means of refuge from the misery of life - music and
If politics were a musical, it would be "Promises, Promises."
Pop music often tells you everything is ok, while rock music tells you that it's not ok, but you
can change it.
Music expresses feeling and thought, without language; it was below and before speech, and
it is above and beyond all words.
Robert G. Ingersoll
Music is always a commentary on society.
Music has given me peace. I can remember occasions when music instantly tranquillized my
mind, when I was greatly agitated over something. Music has helped me to overcome anger.
Most people wouldn't know music if it came up and bit them on the ass.
loves music learns to soothe his own sorrows.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it could only
happen through music.
When Phyllis Diller started to play, Steinway came down personally and
rubbed his name off
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.
Ludwig von Beethoven
Music has always been a matter of Energy to me, a question of Fuel. Sentimental people call
it Inspiration, but what they really mean is Fuel. I have always needed Fuel. I am a serious
consumer. On some nights I still believe that a car with the gas needle on empty can run
about fifty more miles if you have the right music very loud on the radio.
Hunter S. Thompson
Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.
Talk of music only to a musician.
Joy, sorrow, tears, lamentation,
laughter - to all these music gives voice, but in such a way
that we are transported from the world of unrest to a world of peace, and see reality in a
new way, as if we were sitting by a mountain lake and contemplating hills and woods and
clouds in the tranquil and fathomless water.
I'd rather be a musician than a rockstar.
Music can save people, but it can't in the commercial way it's being used. It's just too much.
I'm always trying to do better music. I don't know if I've written my best song yet. That's the
big question. It doesn't stop you trying.
All musicians are brothers.
The rock music business is a cruel and shallow trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves
and pimps run free, and good men lie like dogs. There is also a negative side.
Hunter S. Thompson
Rap music is just computerised crap. I listen to Top of the Pops and after three songs I feel
like killing someone.
One good thing about music - when it hits you, you feel no pain.
The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests;
just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
Music can change the world because it can change people.
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 a week.
My boyfriend used to say, "I read Playboy
for the articles." Right, and I go to shopping malls
for the music.
Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
Either heaven or hell will have continous background music. Which one you think it
says a lot about you.
I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music.
to infuse strength into my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without effort,
when I am filled with music.
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.
It's called rap music because the "c" fell off the printer.
I don't like country music, but I don't mean to denigrate those who do. And for those who like
country music, denigrate means "put down."
One good thing about playing a piece of modern music is that if you make a mistake, no one
The hardest thing about writing country music must be thinking up clean words to rhyme with