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138 Music Quotes

Music was invented to confirm human loneliness.

Lawrence Durrell Quotes

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Today, music heralds... the establishment of a society of repetition in which nothing will happen anymore.

Jacques Attali Quotes

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Composers shouldn't think too much -- it interferes with their plagiarism.

Howard Dietz Quotes

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Mozart is sweet sunshine.

Antonin Dvorak Quotes

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Odds life! must one swear to the truth of a song?

Matthew Prior Quotes

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Life is like music; it must be composed by ear, feeling, and instinct, not by rule.

G. K. Chesterton Quotes

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Difficult as it is really to listen to someone in affliction, it is just as difficult for him to know that compassion is listening to him. - Waiting for God.

Simone Weil Quotes

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When I speak of the gifted listener, I am thinking of the nonmusician primarily, of the listener who intends to retain his amateur status. It is the thought of just such a listener that excites the composer in me.

Aaron Copland Quotes

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Country music is three chords and the truth.

Harlan Howard Quotes

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I listened, motionless and still; And, as I mounted up the hill, The music in my heart I bore, Long after it was heard no more.

William Wordsworth Quotes

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There are two golden rules for an orchestra: start together and finish together. The public doesn't give a damn what goes on in between.

Sir Thomas Beecham Quotes

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Americans want grungy people, stabbing themselves in the head on stage. They get a bright bunch like us, with deodorant on, they don't get it.

Liam Gallagher Quotes

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Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.

George Clemenceau Quotes

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Never look at the trombones. You'll only encourage them.

Igor Stravinsky Quotes

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Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.

Gottfried Leibniz Quotes

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It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness and of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature, and everlasting beauty of monotony.

Benjamin Britten Quotes

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The songs are inspired by my experiences. Sometimes they are more than my real-life and, conversely, my life is more than just my songs.

Melissa Etheridge Quotes

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Without music, life is a journey through a desert.

Pat Conroy Quotes

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Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.

Jules Combarieu Quotes

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Life without music would be a mistake.

Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes

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Extraordinary how potent cheap music is.

Noel Coward Quotes

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Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.

Victor Hugo Quotes

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It's a marvelous feeling when someone says "I want to do this song of yours" because they've connected to it. That's what I'm after.

Mary Chapin Carpenter Quotes

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To talk to someone who does not listen is enough to tense the devil. - Talking to Myself.

Pearl Bailey Quotes

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Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

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