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Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn.
– Charlie ParkerRate it:
Music like religion, unconditionally brings in its train all the moral virtues to the heart it enters, even though that heart is not in the least worthy.
– Jean Baptiste MontegutRate it:
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves - which is the same thing nowadays.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.
– Ludwig van BeethovenRate it:
Music was invented to confirm human loneliness.
– Lawrence DurrellRate it:
Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
– Berthold AuerbachRate it:
Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
Music, verily, is the mediator between intellectual and sensuous life... the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
– Ludwig van BeethovenRate it:
Music, when soft voices die,
Vibrates in the memory;
Odors, when sweet violets sicken,
Live within the sense they quicken.

– Percy Bysshe ShelleyRate it:
Music--the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge, which comprehends mankind, but which mankind cannot comprehend.
– Ludwig van BeethovenRate it:
Musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul, on which they mightily fasten imparting grace.
– PlatoRate it:
Musically, I always allow myself to jump off of cliffs. At least that's what it feels like to me. Whether that's what it actually sounds like might depend on what the listener brings to the songs.
– Tori AmosRate it:
Mussolini once said that saints are insane people. What about those who believe in saints? Are they sane?
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Must be out-of-doors enough to get experience of wholesome reality, as a ballast to thought and sentiment. Health requires this relaxation, this aimless life
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death
– PlatoRate it:
Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death?
– Plato, Dialogues, PhaedoRate it:
Mustard's no good without roast beef.
– Chico MarxRate it:
Mutual forgiveness of each vice. Such are the Gates of Paradise.
– William BlakeRate it:
My advice to you is get married if you find a good wife youll be happy if not, youll become a philosopher.
– SocratesRate it:
My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate -- that's my philosophy.
– Thornton WilderRate it:
My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate--that's my philosophy.
– ThorntonRate it:
My advisers built a wall between myself and my people. I didn't realize what was happening. When I woke up, I had lost my people.
– Mohammed Reza PahlaviRate it:
My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what I feel in the best and simplest way.
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
My ambition is to do a good job. I never plan anything. (running for mayor of Bucharest, Romania)
– Ilie NastaseRate it:

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