Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the
-- Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
"Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very
important that you do it."
"Without music, life would be a mistake."
"Talking about music is like dancing about
-- Joan in "Playing by Heart"
"Whether you are playing in the bar, the church, the
strip joint, or the Himalayas, the first duty of music is to
-- Carlos Santana
"If you hit a wrong note, play it again, so the audience
thinks you did it on purpose!"
-- Colin Reid
"If you hit a wrong note, then make it right by what you
-- Joe Pass
"Only beauty can change things."
"I believe that if you get a guitar and get it in tune, each
harmonic vibration you get into the universe helps."
-- Bob Neuwirth
"I play the guitar because it lets me dream out loud."
-- Michael Hedges
"First they ignore you ... then they laugh at you ... then
they attack you ... then you win."
"An intellectual is a man who says a simple thing in a
difficult way; an artist is a man who says a difficult
thing in a simple way."
-- Charles Bukowsky
"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints
his own nature into his pictures."
-- Henry Ward Beecher
Health to enjoy the blessings sent from heaven;
A mind unclouded, strong;
A cheerful heart;
A wise content;
An honored age; and song."
"We are the music makers and we are the dreamers of
-- Willy Wonka
"If you look out in the house and there's no women, your
shit is dead."
-- Miles Davis