Love cannot express the idea of music, while music may give an idea of love.
It is as absurd to say that a man can't love one woman all the time as it is to say that a violinist needs several violins to play the same piece of music.
I only worked on Men of Honor for three weeks, but I walked away with so much. Because Bob is the kind of actor who gives you the opportunity to really go there. And we really had to go there. I mean, we were both playing drunks.
Love is not love, without a violin playing goat.
Though everything else may appear shallow and repulsive, even the smallest task in music is so absorbing, and carries us so far away from town, country, earth, and all worldly things, that it is truly a blessed gift of God.
Catholic theology believes that God gave man free will, and you can't give somebody free will and then send in a play from the sidelines.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
Love can never possess. Love is giving freedom to the other. Love is an unconditional gift, it is not a bargain.
You purchase pain with all that joy can give, and die of nothing but a rage to live.
I love oldies just kind of sweet, slinky, Fifties music. The slow stuff. And Billie Holiday.
Give a critic an inch, he'll write a play.
Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits.
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people don't talk.
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not love us, they give us credit for nothing, not even our virtues.
However rare true love may be, it is less so than true friendship.
True love is inexhaustible; the more you give, the more you have.
I still love to play chess. So I do not even spend a minute on the possibility to step back.
Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes.
If you have only one smile in you give it to the people you love.
When love beckons to you, follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, Though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you.
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer's lease hath all too short a date.
Bob Taylor and I playing brothers. And I was a Mexican bandit. And he was the sheriff of the town. And we loved each other. We loved each other very much.
Even when I'm old and grey, I won't be able to play it, but I'll still love the game.
I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself.