Music Quotes SMS Collection

After silence that which comes nearest to

After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.  ~Aldous Huxley, Music at Night and Other Essays

Music is the literature of heart it

Music is the literature of the heart; it commences where speech ends.  ~Alphonse de LamartineCOE

What we provide is an atmosphere of

What we provide is an atmosphere… of orchestrated pulse which works on people in a subliminal way.  Under its influence I’ve seen shy debs

Music that gentlier on the spirit lies

Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes. ~Alfred Lord TennysonCAM

Country music is three chords and the

Country music is three chords and the truth.  ~Harlan Howard

Music is the medicine of breaking heart

Music is the medicine of the breaking heart.  ~Leigh HuntCOE

All the shopping malls and restaurants airports

All the shopping malls and restaurants and airports are riddled with low-fidelity loudspeakers, which apparently have developed the ability to reproduce by themselves; these

When words leave off music begins heinrich

When words leave off, music begins.  ~Heinrich HeineCAM; Where words fail, music speaks. ~Hans Christian Anderson, COE

Music is the mediator between spiritual and

Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.  ~Ludwig van BeethovenCOE

Where music dwells lingering and wandering

…where music dwells Lingering – and wandering on as loth to die… ~William Wordsworth, "Within King’s College Chapel, Cambridge"BMC

The discovery of song and the creation

The discovery of song and the creation of musical instruments both owed their origin to a human impulse which lies much deeper than conscious

I think sometimes could only have music

I think sometimes could I only have music on my own terms, could I live in a great city, and know where I could

I worry that the person who thought

I worry that the person who thought up Muzak may be thinking up something else.  ~Lily TomlinWL

Music is the wine which inspires one

Music is the wine which inspires one to new generative processes, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for mankind and

The pleasure we obtain from music comes

The pleasure we obtain from music comes from counting, but counting unconsciously.  Music is nothing but unconscious arithmetic.  ~Gottfried Wilhelm Leibnizquoted in Oliver Sacks,

Music washes away from the soul dust

Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.  ~Berthold AuerbachCAM

The taxpayers cannot be relied upon to

The taxpayers cannot be relied upon to support performing arts such as opera.  As a taxpayer, I am forced to admit that I would

You are the music while lasts ts

You are the music while the music lasts.  ~T.S. Eliot

If i were to begin life again

If I were to begin life again, I would devote it to music.  It is the only cheap and unpunished rapture upon earth.  Sydney

In music the passions enjoy themselves nietzsche

In music the passions enjoy themselves.  ~Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil, 1886LCD

What feeling feels like over time an

What feeling feels like over time.  An attempt to screw up what feeling feels like over time.  Heartbreak and a high C…. The often

Music when soft voices die vibrates in

Music, when soft voices die Vibrates in the memory – ~Percy Bysshe ShelleyCAM

Music produces a kind of pleasure which

Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.  ~ConfuciusCAM

Music can noble hints impart engender fury

Music can noble hints impart, Engender fury, kindle love, With unsuspected eloquence can move, And manage all the man with secret art. ~Joseph AddisonCOE

He who sings scares away his woes

He who sings scares away his woes.  ~CervantesCAM

If anyone has conducted a beethoven performance

If anyone has conducted a Beethoven performance, and then doesn’t have to go to an osteopath, then there’s something wrong.  ~Simon Rattle

An intellectual is someone who can listen

[An intellectual] is someone who can listen to the "William Tell Overture" without thinking of the Lone Ranger.  ~John ChessonLLDT

Music is an outburst of the soul

Music is an outburst of the soul.  ~Frederick Delius

Take a music bath once or twice

Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons.  You will find it is to the soul what a water

The joy of music should never be

The joy of music should never be interrupted by a commercial.  ~Leonard BernsteinCUL

If the king loves music it is

If the King loves music, it is well with the land.  ~MenciusCAM

The city is built to music therefore

The city is built To music, therefore never built at all, And therefore built forever. ~Alfred Lord TennysonCAM

It is incontestable that music induces in

It is incontestable that music induces in us a sense of the infinite and the contemplation of the invisible.  ~Victor de LaPradeCOE

You cant possibly hear the last movement

You can’t possibly hear the last movement of Beethoven’s Seventh and go slow.  ~Oscar Levant, explaining his way out of a speeding ticketCAM

If in the after life there is

If in the after life there is not music, we will have to import it.  ~Doménico Cieri Estradaauthor submitted see email Nov2008

The notes i handle no better than

The notes I handle no better than many pianists.  But the pauses between the notes – ah, that is where the art resides!  ~Artur

All music is folk music i aint

All music is folk music.  I ain’t never heard a horse sing a song.  ~Louis Armstrong

Music is well said to be the

Music is well said to be the speech of angels.  ~Thomas Carlyle, Essays, &#34The Opera"BMC

Musical compositions it should be remembered do

Musical compositions, it should be remembered, do not inhabit certain countries, certain museums, like paintings and statues.  The Mozart Quintet is not shut up

Music cleanses the understanding inspires it and

Music cleanses the understanding; inspires it, and lifts it into a realm which it would not reach if it were left to itself.  ~Henry

Were it not for music we might

Were it not for music, we might in these days say, the Beautiful is dead.  ~Benjamin DisraeliCOE

Music rots when it gets too far

Music rots when it gets too far from the dance.  Poetry atrophies when it gets too far from music.  ~Ezra PoundCAM

Most people use music as a couch

Most people use music as a couch; they want to be pillowed on it, relaxed and consoled for the stress of daily living.  But

Music is your own experience thoughts wisdom

Music is your own experience, your thoughts, your wisdom.  If you don’t live it, it won’t come out of your horn.  ~Charlie ParkerCAM

If this word 34music34 is sacred and

If this word "music" is sacred and reserved for eighteenth and nineteenth century instruments, we can substitute a more meaningful term:  organization of sound. 

My idea is that there music in

My idea is that there is music in the air, music all around us; the world is full of it, and you simply take

There is no truer truth obtainable by

There is no truer truth obtainable By Man than comes of music. ~Robert BrowningCOE

Music once admitted to the soul becomes

Music, once admitted to the soul, becomes a sort of spirit, and never dies.  ~Edward George Bulwer-LyttonCOE

Why waste money on psychotherapy when you

Why waste money on psychotherapy when you can listen to the B Minor Mass?  ~Michael Torke

Music is the shorthand of emotion leo

Music is the shorthand of emotion.  ~Leo Tolstoy