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Music Quotes…

April 1st, 2012 | By Barritz™

In order of the quoted with no weight to any… enjoy…

“Music is harmony, harmony is perfection, perfection is our dream, and our dream is heaven.” -Henri Frederic Amiel

“Where words fail, music speaks.” -Hans Christian Andersen

“Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.” -Mary Kay Ash

“Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” -Berthold Auerbach

“Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.” -Ludwig van Beethoven

“Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.” -Ludwig van Beethoven

“Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.” -Ludwig van Beethoven

“Life exists for the love of music or beautiful things.” -G. K. Chesterton

“Music is the art of thinking with sounds.” -Jules Combarieu

“Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” -Confucius

“To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself, incredible and inconceivable.” -Aaron Copland

“Music is the arithmetic of sounds as optics is the geometry of light.” -Claude Debussy

“Music is an outburst of the soul.” -Frederick Delius

“If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music. … I get most joy in life out of music.” -Albert Einstein

“You are the music while the music lasts.” -T.S. Eliot

“There is music wherever there is harmony, order, or proportion.” -Thomas C. Haliburton

“Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought.” -E. Y. Harburg

“Music is the soul of language.” -Max Heindel

“When words leave off, music begins.” -Heinrich Heine

“Music doesn’t lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.” -Jimi Hendrix

“My goal is to be one with the music. I just dedicate my whole life to this art.” -Jimi Hendrix

“Music is a safe kind of high.” -Jimi Hendrix

“Music is my religion.” -Jimi Hendrix

“Music makes me high on stage, and that’s the truth. It’s like being almost addicted to music.” -Jimi Hendrix

“Sometimes you want to give up the guitar, you’ll hate the guitar. But if you stick with it, you’re gonna be rewarded.” -Jimi Hendrix

“When I die, I want people to play my music, go wild and freak out and do anything they want to do.” -Jimi Hendrix

“Music expresses that which can not be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.” -Victor Hugo

“After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.” -Aldous Huxley

“Music is the universal language of mankind.” -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Music and silence combine strongly because music is done with silence, and silence is full of music.” -Marcel Marceau

“I love the development of our music, that’s what I really dig about the whole thing. How we’ve tried to develop, y’know? It grows. That’s why every day people come forward with new songs. Music goes on forever.” -Bob Marley

“My music fights against the system that teaches to live and die.” -Bob Marley

“My music will go on forever. Maybe it’s a fool say that, but when me know facts me can say facts. My music will go on forever.” -Bob Marley

“A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself.” -Abraham Maslow

“Music is the harmonious voice of creation; an echo of the invisible world.” -Giuseppe Mazzini

“Without music life would be a mistake.” -Friedrich Nietzsche

“Music and rhythm find their way into the secret places of the soul.” -Plato

“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.” -Plato

“Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music.” -Sergei Rachmaninov

“When I don’t like a piece of music, I make a point of listening to it more closely.” -Florent Schmitt

“The earth has music for those who listen.” -William Shakespeare

“I’ve never known a musician who regretted being one. Whatever deceptions life may have in store for you, music itself is not going to let you down.” -Virgil Thomson

“Music is perpetual, and only the hearing is intermittent.” -Henry David Thoreau

“The pleasure we feel in music springs from the obedience which is in it.” -Henry David Thoreau

“When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.” -Henry David Thoreau

“I write music with an exclamation point!” -Richard Wagner

“Taking the path less traveled leads to greater discovery.” -Barritz

March 29th, 2012 | By Barritz™

“Taking the path less traveled leads to greater discovery.” -Barritz

“Dance to your own beat, beat your own drum & drum up what matters to you; follow YOUR rhythm!” -Barritz

March 27th, 2012 | By Barritz™

“Dance to your own beat, beat your own drum & drum up what matters to you; follow YOUR rhythm!” -Barritz

“I’m glad not be a part of what I’m not a part of.” -Barritz

March 27th, 2012 | By Barritz™

“I’m glad not be a part of what I’m not a part of.” -Barritz

“Simplicity can be bliss but so can ignorance so beware when things don’t mix because things may be amiss.” -Barritz

March 20th, 2012 | By Barritz™

“Simplicity can be bliss but so can ignorance so beware when things don’t mix because things may be amiss.” -Barritz

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