quote by David Bowie

Religion is for people who fear hell, spirituality is for people who have been there.

— David Bowie

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Music is a spiritual thing, you don't play with music.

If you play with music you will die young. You see, because when the higher forces give you the gift of music...musicians hip, it must be well used for the gift of humanity.

Spiritual music 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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During the year 1957, I experienced, by the grace of God, a spiritual awakening which was to lead me to a richer, fuller, more productive life. At that time, in gratitude, I humbly asked to be given the means and privilege to make others happy through music. I feel this has been granted through His grace. ALL PRAISE TO GOD.

Spiritual music 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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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.

Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents.

Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.


My music is the spiritual expression of what I am — my faith, my knowledge, my being...When you begin to see the possibilities of music, you desire to do something really good for people, to help humanity free itself from its hangups...I want to speak to their souls.

Spiritual music quote Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.

My music is the spiritual expression of what I am: my faith, my knowledge, my being.

The winds that sometimes take something we love, are the same that bring us something we learn to love. Therefore we should not cry about something that was taken from us, but, yes, love what we have been given. Because what is really ours is never gone forever.

I'm not a prophet of doom, I'm a prophet of love.

But love will bid a warning doom to the children who play on the freeway. We need to wake up.

Spiritual music quote The earth has music for those who listen.
The earth has music for those who listen.

My goal is to live the truly religious life, and express it in my music.

If you live it, when you play there's no problem because the music is part of the whole thing. To be a musician is really something. It goes very, very deep. My music is the spiritual expression of what I am - my faith, my knowledge, my being.


Music expresses that which cannot be put into words.

There is no complete spiritual life without music, for the human soul has regions which can be illuminated only by music.

Spiritual music 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.

The song is ended, but the melody lingers on.

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

Whether a person is spiritual or not, we all seek to get away from the stress, anger, and anxiety of everyday life. Some people drink, do drugs, or do worse to escape, and they hurt themselves in the process. Some people listen to music, mine included, and feel better.

Spiritual music 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's a very basic human, non-verbal aspect to our need to make music and use it as part of our human expression. It doesn't have to do with body movements, it doesn't have to do with articulation of a language, but with something spiritual.

When the human being hears music, he has a sense of wellbeing, because these tones harmonize with what he has experienced in the world of his spiritual home.

Music is spiritual. The music business is not.

Spiritual music quote Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own
Religion is belief in someone else's experience. Spirituality is having your own experience.

My job in this life is to give people spiritual ecstasy through music.

In my concerts people cry, laugh, dance. If they climaxed spiritually, I did my job. I did it decently and honestly.

Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.


The whole of life itself expresses the blues.

That's why I always say the blues are the true facts of life expressed in words and song, inspiration, feeling and understanding. The blues can be about anything pertaining to the facts of life. The blues call on God as much as a spiritual song do.

Spiritual music quote Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is t
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

Writing songs is about trying to connect with people on a deeper spiritual level - but I'm not a fan of contemporary Christian music.

Music can also be a sensual pleasure, like eating food or sex.

But its highest vibration for me is that point of taking us to a real understanding of something in our nature which we can very rarely get at. It is a spiritual state of oneness.

As far as spiritual influences in Christian music, I would say Crystal Lewis - a lot of her songs especially. The ministry she has through her songs has really hit me.

Spiritual music 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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I prefer to learn everything through music.

If you want divinity, the music in every human being and their love for music is pretty much it. It's the big indication of their spirituality and their ability to love and make love, or feel pain or joy, and really manifest it, really be real.


Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together.

Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.

Spiritual music quote Music is the emotional life of most people.
Music is the emotional life of most people.

It is music that welds spiritual and sensual, that can convey ecstasy free of guilt, faith without dogma, love as homage, and a person at home with nature and the infinite.

Poetry, music, forests, oceans, solitude-they were what developed enormous spiritual strength. I came to realize that spirit, as much or more than physical conditioning, had to be stored up before a race.

Don't die with your music (stories/talents) still inside you.

Listen to your intuitive inner voice and find what passion stirs your soul.

Spiritual music 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.

There are people hell-bent on the idea that we're a Christian band in disguise, and that we have some secret message. We have no spiritual affiliation with this music. It's simply about life experience.

I don't believe in any kind of artistic snobbery or musical snobbery.

You know, to me, the sexiest and the most spiritual words ever uttered in rock and roll are wop babaloo balop bam boom.

The relation between practical and spiritual spheres in music is obvious, if only because it demands ears, finger, consciousness and intellect.

Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.

Although the spirit be not master of that which it creates through music, yet it is blessed in this creation, which, like every creation of art, is mightier than the artist.

I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music - should there be any left - would go mad with joy.