Without music, life is a journey through a desert.— Pat Conroy
Revolutionary Without Music quotations
Life would be flat without music. It is the background to all I do. It speaks to the heart in its own special way like nothing else.
To play without passion is inexcusable!
Music without words means leaving behind the mind.
And leaving behind the mind is meditation. Meditation returns you to the source. And the source of all is sound.
If you copy, it means you're working without any real feeling.
No two people on earth are alike, and it's got to be that way in music or it isn't music.
The sound of the sea, the curve of a horizon, wind in leaves, the cry of a bird leave manifold impression in us. And suddenly, without our wishing it at all, one of these memories spills from us and finds expression in musical language...I want to sing my interior landscape with the simple artlessness of a child.
Nothing is more odious than music without hidden meaning.
Diplomacy without military might is like music without instruments.
There is no complete spiritual life without music, for the human soul has regions which can be illuminated only by music.
I'd kill myself without music. Immediately. Life is pointless without music for me.
Nothing exists without music, for the universe itself is said to have been framed by a kind of harmony of sounds, and the heaven itself revolves under the tone of that harmony.
I kept my culture. I kept the music of my roots. Through my music I became this voice and image of Africa and the people without even realising.
Others are keen to see if natives other than us live better than we do, without heat in pipes, ice in boxes, sunshine in bulbs, music on disks, or images gliding over a pale screen.
I need to be alone. I need to ponder my shame and my despair in seclusion; I need the sunshine and the paving stones of the streets without companions, without conversation, face to face with myself, with only the music of my heart for company.
The capacity to blunder slightly is the real marvel of DNA.
Without this special attribute, we would still be anaerobic bacteria and there would be no music.
If you can imagine a man having a vasectomy without anesthetic to the sound of frantic sitar-playing, you will have some idea of what popular Turkish music is like.
When the words come, they are merely empty shells without the music.
They live as they are sung, for the words are the body and the music the spirit.
Sometimes the music just has to tell the story without you trying to tell the story. It depends on the type of music you want to make. If it makes you feel good and party then you go with that. If it makes you feel like speaking on something real and doing a story then it's the beat just has to have the story.
Life without music is unthinkable.
There are many ways to calm a negative energy without suppressing or fighting it. You recognize it, you smile to it, and you invite something nicer to come up and replace it; you read some inspiring words, you listen to a piece of beautiful music, you go somewhere in nature, or you do some walking meditation.
I couldn't live without my music, man. Or me mum.
Blues is to jazz what yeast is to bread--without it, it's flat.
Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid.
I was listening to a lot of hip hop, music like Public Enemy that was about raising consciousness, and I realised I could feed that directly into my work, using images in a way that was a bit like sampling - taking images from diverse places, exploring the contradictions without trying to hide the seams.
Music is not a language. Any musical piece is akin to a boulder with complex forms, with striations and engraved designs atop and within, which men can decipher in a thousand different ways without ever finding the right answer or the best one.
The feeling you get from playing to a good audience is hard to describe without sounding as though you are talking silly. But reaction is important. You might feel in yourself that you're doing it ok but it's when you get the live reaction that you know you're doing it right.
Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
A song without music is a lot like H2 without the O.
Communication is the essential medium of a creative culture: the communal sea in which we all swim. A company that can't communicate is like a jazz band without instruments: Music just isn't going to happen.
My secret? A desire to work, years of dedication and loving what you do; I can't live without music.
Sports without music, it's nothing but a game. Music adds the emotion.
How little is required for pleasure! The sound of a bagpipe - without music, life would be an error.
I believe if you ask any singer who was the greatest country music singer of all time, they would say 'George Jones'. He was without question and by far the BEST! I first met and worked with him when I was 13 years old; I am so very grateful that he was my friend.
When I get depressed, or anything, I go 'think of all the music I haven't even heard yet!' So, it's the one thing. Imagine the world without music. Man, just hand me a gun, will you?