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You may read music as fluently as you read a newspaper, but it does not make an artist of you, and I count it just as clever to be a good stenographer.
To produce music is also in a sense to produce children.
Without music, life would be an error. The German imagines even God singing songs.
Jazz may be thought of as a current that bubbled forth from a spring in the slums of New Orleans to become the main spring of the twentieth century.
We must have recourse to the rules [of music] only when our genius and our ear seem to deny what we are seeking.
What strange impulse is it which induces otherwise truthful people to say they like music when they do not, and thus expose themselves to hours of boredom?
Of music. Thou speakest to me of things which in all my endless life I have not found and shall not find.
Why, after all, must everyone like music? That they are missing something is just the lover's opinion.
Music is essentially useless, as life is.
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings without attaching them to events or objects in the world.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
... divine love is not something belonging to God: it is God Himself.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.