quote by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

People err who think my art comes easily to me. I assure you, dear friend, nobody has devoted so much time and thought to compositions as I. There is not a famous master whose music I have not industriously studied through many times.

— Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Music industry quote Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.

Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.

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What I don't like about the music industry is everything.

It's very Satanic, people are evil, they talk about money, they talk about things that don't really matter, and they brainwash everybody.

Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.

Music industry quote Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sad

Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.

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This is the industry that wants [music], the rap industry.

You have to be on deck all the time, but you do not have the time to do the album. It is an energy, it must be present in everyday life.

Don't cheat yourself out of music. Music is one thing. The music business is another thing. Save enough of yourself to keep living anyway. Save enough joy in your heart to enjoy it. Let your reward be in the doing of it.

Dre was one of my heros in the music industry.

If he's not down for his homeboys, I don't wanna be a part of him or around him.

Music industry quote A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.

I think Paul McGuinness and U2 created the Irish music industry.

It certainly wasn't there before that.

So evidently music was a killer app and is a killer app for computer and the Internet; it just took the tech industry a long time to hear that message.

The history of the music industry is inevitably also the story of the development of technology. From the player piano to the vinyl disc, from reel-to-reel tape to the cassette, from the CD to the digital download, these formats and devices changed not only the way music was consumed, but the very way artists created it.

Music industry quote The earth has music for those who listen.

The earth has music for those who listen.

There are kids out there that are into Iron Maiden and others who are strictly into industrial music, but they come for the same reason; they all like us and they different things out of the band's music.

I think where it's going is toward what the music industry is like, where channels will be considered more like labels that carry the type of TV show that you like, and then you'll consume them however you can. For example, I don't really watch Showtime, but I bought 'Homeland,' and I've been watching every episode on my iPad.

I am aware that most people only see me as Shaq.

.. the guy on the court. But there is another side to who I am, Shaquille O'Neal. And Shaquille O'Neal wants to explore every part of life. He wants the opportunity to pursue all of his desires. That includes being a part of the music industry as an MC. Music is and will always be a part of who I am.

Music industry quote Art is how we decorate space; Music is how we decorate time.

Art is how we decorate space; Music is how we decorate time.

There are kids out there that are into Iron Maiden and others who are strictly into industrial music, but they come for the same reason; they all like us and they different things out of the band's music.

The music industry has been hijacked by corporate interests, but the way music affects people and resonates with them hasn't changed.

There are half a billion people that listen to music online and the vast majority are doing so illegally. But if we bring those people over to the legal side and Spotify, what is going to happen is we are going to double the music industry and that will lead to more artists creating great new music.

Music industry quote People are like Music, some speak the truth and other are just noise

People are like Music, some speak the truth and other are just noise

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If the milk industry can make their product seem sexy and increase consumer demand, there must be hope for music.

My hope for the future, not just in the music industry, but in every young girl I meet…is that they all realize their worth and ask for it.

Music is the only industry where you don't need to know what you're doing to get ahead. Well, that and politics.

Music industry quote Music is the emotional life of most people.

Music is the emotional life of most people.

K. Dot was a kid who was trying to find himself in music, finding trends, um, bending towards - ready to bend towards what the industry was telling me to do and after you mature at a certain time in your life, you come into your own...your own niche, your own personality, not only as an artist but as a person.

We have learned the lesson that the music industry didn't learn.

Give people what they want, when they want it, in the form they want it in, at a reasonable price - and they'll more likely pay for it rather than steal it.

Many fail to realize this great recording industry was built by so-called jazz artists. And at the other end of the spectrum, a base in European classical music as well.

Music industry quote One good thing about music. When it hits you, you feel no pain.

One good thing about music. When it hits you, you feel no pain.

If you're the biggest DJ in the world, you're in a position where you can play stuff that people don't know and blow people's minds. But if you just chose to play stuff they know just to get a reaction, that's just being lazy.

L.A. to me feels like music industry, and Nashville to me feels like music community.

It's funny how the music industry is enraged about the Internet and the way things are copied without being paid for. But you know why people steal the music? Because they can't afford the music.

Music industry quote A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silen

A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence.

The music industry is a strange combination of having real and intangible assets: pop bands are brand names in themselves, and at a given stage in their careers their name alone can practically gaurantee hit records.

I think the industry is oblivious to the fact that most people listen to all kinds of stuff. I personally don't know of anyone who listens to only one genre of music. It's vanity because no one does.

Humor is everything. Everything. Usually the negatives turned out to be the most positive for me. In the music industry, any other artist would have looked at the situation I was in and thought, "Oh man, this is not for me." I looked at it more like Darwin exploring the Galápagos Islands. You know - survival of the fittest.

Music industry quote Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

One thing the music industry has taught me is to manage my expectations.

I never do anything to strictly satisfy a fickle, ever-changing commercial world. I do the music I like to play. It's the only way I feel comfortable existing in the industry.

It takes a real soldier to stay in the music industry and live off the things that have been put before me and be able to survive all this time because it has not been easy.

Music industry quote Without music, life would be a mistake.

Without music, life would be a mistake.

People don't care what men wear or how they look.

Unfortunately for women, the music industry is very visual and objectifying. The objectification of our bodies and using our bodies to sell things needs to change. A lot of this marketing stuff comes from men, so we definitely need more women behind the scenes.

Even if the music industry simply gave away all their music people would complain that they don't have the bandwidth to download all the stuff - the problem would merely shift from availability to distribution.

Make sure this [music industry] is what you love to do, and you can't imagine doing anything else.

At 82, Nelson (who wrote the song "On the Road Again," among a thousand or more others) is the elder statesman of country music, a steadying and powerful voice in the industry and on environmental issues, and he's still on the road much of the year. The music keeps calling.

Now the music industry is sort of like a Craigslist venture, right? Where you're making your own records and selling them online.

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