It is impossible to feign mastery of an instrument, however skillful the impostor may be.
I belong to the scarce minority of artists who work in good faith, around whom the phenomenal world vanishes, as it happens to the mystics when they give themselves to prayer.
A man without patience is a lamp without oil.
Electric guitars are an abomination, whoever heard of an electric violin? An electric cello? Or for that matter an electric singer?
The guitar is the most unpredictable and least reliable musical instrument in existence...and also the sweetest, the warmest, the most delicate, whose melancholic voice awakes in our soul exquisite reveries.
Lean your body forward slightly to support the guitar against your chest, for the poetry of the music should resound in your heart.
I've had three wives and three guitars. I still play the guitars.
The guitar is a small orchestra. It is polyphonic. Every string is a different color, a different voice.
Among God's creatures two, the dog and the guitar, have taken all the sizes and all the shapes, in order not to be separated from the man.
The guitar is the easiest instrument to play and the hardest to play well.
Last Update: 15 May 2021
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