Quotations on Music

January 26, 2008 at 7:35 am (misc) (, )

“Music is enough for a lifetime – but a lifetime is not enough for music” – Sergei Rachmaninoff.

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

“Imagination is more important than knowledge” – Albert Einstein.

“Talking about music is like dancing about architecture” – Frank Zappa

“It is better to make a piece of music than to perform one, better to perform one than to listen to one, better to listen to one than to misuse it as a means of distraction, entertainment, or acquisition of culture” – John Cage

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed” – Albert Einstein

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