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Music . . . can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.
– Leonard Bernstein
Music and silence combine strongly because music is done with silence, and silence is full of music.
– Marcel Marceau
Music and woman I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.
– Samuel Pepys
Music can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.
– Leonard Bernstein
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossile to be silent.
– Victor Hugo
Music expresses that which cannot remain silent and that which cannot be put into words.
– Victor Hugo
Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything. It is the essence of order, and leads to all that is god, just, and beautiful, of which it is the invisible, but never less, dazzaling, passionate, and eternal form.
– Plato
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.

– William Congreve, The Mourning Bride, Act 1 Scene 1
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
– William Congreve
Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast, To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.N.B. This quote is commonly misquoted as savage beast.
– William Congreve
Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
– William Congreve
Music is a discipline, and a mistress of order and good manners, she makes the people milder and gentler, more moral and more reasonable.
– Martin Luther
Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.
– Ludwig van Beethoven
Music is a medicine for many... Silence is a poison for some...
– Jacqui Webb
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, and life to everything.
– Plato
Music is an extraordinary locksmith; it is so competent that it can open our soul's door even with closed eyes!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Music is essentially useless, as life is but both have an ideal extension which lends utility to its conditions.
– George Santayana
Music is essentially useless, as life is.
– George Santayana
Music is essentially useless, as life is: but both have an ideal extension which lends utility to its conditions.
– George Santayana, Life of Reason (1905) vol. 4, ch. 4
Music is expression of harmony in sound. Love is the expression of harmony in life.
– Stephen
Music is God's gift to man, the only art of Heaven given to earth, the only art of earth we take to Heaven.
– Walter Savage Landor
Music is Love in search of a word.
– Sidney Lanier
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.
– Pablo Casals
Music is the harmonious voice of creation an echo of the invisible world.
– Giuseppe Mazzini
Music is the key to freeing heavy burdens of one's soul!
– M.L.H.

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