Once I understood Bach's music, I wanted to be a concert pianist. Bach made me dedicate my life to music, and it was that teacher who introduced me to his world.
By: Nina Simone
I was given away. If your mother gives you away, you think everybody who comes into your life is going to give you away... viewBy: Eartha Kitt
I'd like to consider myself a versatile skater and I like to skate to different kinds of music... viewBy: Oksana Baiul
The people who know nothing about music are the ones always talking about it... viewBy: Nat King Cole
A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything... viewBy: David Grayson
People truly reaching across boundaries - be they religious or race, political or geographic. A state that is sincerely civil and respectful of each individual's pathway toward life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness will be our goal... viewBy: Jon Huntsman, Jr.
I have this theory that, depending on your attitude, your life doesn't have to become this ridiculous charade that it seems so many people end up living... viewBy: Christian Bale
I still don't understand the music industry that much. Everything I learned was from hanging out with rock musicians in studios. I certainly have respect for those who make music their livelihood... viewBy: Brendan Fraser
One way and another I was having a ball - playing gigs, jamming and listening to fine musicians. Then came a crisis at home. My stepfather fell sick, and it meant I had to support the family... viewBy: Mary Lou Williams
Being a purely instrumental album, it makes a musical statement, not a religious one, and I hope that people can feel the emotion of the great melodies, even without the words... viewBy: Kenny G
If you substitute marijuana for tobacco and alcohol, you'll add eight to 24 years to your life... viewBy: Jack Herer