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Music and silence combine strongly because music is done with silence, and silence is full of music.
– Marcel MarceauRate it:
Music and woman I cannot but give way to, whatever my business is.
– Samuel PepysRate it:
Music can name the unnameable and communicate the unknowable.
– Leonard BernsteinRate it:
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossile to be silent.
– Victor HugoRate it:
Music expresses that which cannot remain silent and that which cannot be put into words.
– Victor HugoRate it:
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.
– PlatoRate it:
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.

– William Congreve, The Mourning Bride, Act 1 Scene 1Rate it:
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
– William CongreveRate it:
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 CongreveRate it:
Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
– William CongreveRate it:
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 LutherRate it:
Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.
– Ludwig van BeethovenRate it:
Music is a medicine for many... Silence is a poison for some...
– Jacqui WebbRate it:
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.
– PlatoRate it:
Music is an extraordinary locksmith; it is so competent that it can open our soul's door even with closed eyes!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Music is essentially useless, as life is but both have an ideal extension which lends utility to its conditions.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Music is essentially useless, as life is.
– George SantayanaRate it:
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. 4Rate it:
Music is expression of harmony in sound. Love is the expression of harmony in life.
– StephenRate it:
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 LandorRate it:
Music is Love in search of a word.
– Sidney LanierRate it:
Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.
– Pablo CasalsRate it:
Music is the harmonious voice of creation an echo of the invisible world.
– Giuseppe MazziniRate it:
Music is the key to freeing heavy burdens of one's soul!
– M.L.H.Rate it:
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:

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