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Music is the art of Thinking with sounds

Jules Combarieu (1859 1916)

Where words leave off, music begins

Heinrich Heine (1797 1856)

Music is the universal language of mankind

Christopher North (1785 1854)

There is no such thing as an unmusical person

Hans Werner Henze (1926 -)

Your ears will always lead you correctly, but you must know why
Anton von Webern (1883 1945)

Do not try to be a genius in every bar

Gabriel Faure (1845 1924)

The art of interpretation is not to play what is written

Pablo Casals (1876 1973)

If I dont practise for one day, I know it; if I dont practise for two days, the critics know it; if I dont practise for three days, the audience knows it
Ignacy Jan Paderewski (1860 1941)

Dont just move to the music, listen to what Im saying

Bob Marley (1945 19 81)

Dont stop moving to the funky, funky beat

S Club 7

Dude, I serve society by rocking. Im out there on front lines liberating people with my music!
School of Rock

Music can change the word, because it can change people


"Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosphy. Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents."
Ludwig van Beethoven

"Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."
Berthold Auerbach (1812-1882)

"Do you know that our soul is composed of harmony?"

Leonardo DaVinci

"Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything."

The truest expression of a people is in its dance and music.

Agnes de Mile (1905-93)

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

~ Oscar Wilde ~

"After silence, that which comes closest to expressing the inexpressible is music."
Aldous Huxley

Its language is a language which the soul alone understands, but which the soul can never translate.
Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

"I think music in itself is healing. It's an explosive expression of humanity. It's something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we're from, everyone loves music."
Billy Joel

People who make music together cannot be enemies, at least not while the music lasts.
Paul Hindemith

Without music, life would be a mistake.

Fredrich Nietzsche

Music is a more potent instrument than any other for education.


Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Music can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.

Leonard Bernstein