We rarely hear the inward music, but we're all dancing to it nevertheless.
There is nothing more notable in Socrates than that he found time, when he was an old man, to learn music and dancing, and thought it time well spent.
It's only I have seen enough of it and the funny thing is now, I know that I'm skinny, because I know there are even smaller clothes in the store. I think I'm big, when I was big, I never thought about it.
Every music - except dance music, which is for dancing, I suppose - is for the spirit of the human being, and not for the body.
Why is it that whenever I hear a piece of music I don't like, it's always by Villa-Lobos?
Dark Water was one of my favourite films to shoot because of Walter. I had seen the previous films he had directed, Central Station and Motorcycle Diaries, and I thought they were great. I really trusted him.
In Hungary al native music is divided naturally into melody destined for song or melody for the dance.
I want as many people as possible to hear my music. I'm happy to entertain people by being a star.
The further the music develops, the more complex the apparatus used by the composer to express his thoughts becomes.
I would love to do more music, definitely. That is my true passion. Dance is first and then music.
Similarly, many a young man, hearing for the first time of the refraction of stellar light, has thought that doubt was cast on the whole of astronomy, whereas nothing is required but an easily effected and unimportant correction to put everything right again.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
In Hungary all native music, in its origin, is divided naturally into melody destined for song or melody for the dance.
He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
I listened to the rock music of that time, but as you know and can easily hear: my music of that era had nothing to do with the common music of this era. I was experimenting, I was searching for something new.
If a man loses pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music in which he hears, however measured, or far away.
Music embodies feeling without forcing it to contend and combine with thought, as it is forced in most arts and especially in the art of words.
When you hear someone from the very north of Scotland speaking, I think its nice, very musical and harmonious.
He was like the cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.
That was the idea behind glam clubs like Seven and The New Eve. You could eat and dance to live music. To enter you had to descend a grand staircase.
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.
Shirley MacLaine said, You're so funny, then gave me a hug. Everything went white. I couldn't hear, I couldn't see. I thought I was going to pass out.
The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie.
My American gay audience have continued to dance and sing to the music I make in a way that straight Americans haven't. I am grateful to them for that.
Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.