The curse of the romantic is a greed for dreams, an intensity of expectation that, in the end, diminishes the reality.
By : Marya Mannes
Out there in the spotlight you're a million miles away and every ounce of energy you try to give away as the sweat pours out your body like the music that you play.
By : Jon English
A friend told me that teenage girls are always looking for someone to pin their dreams on. That doesn't make it any less weird though.
By : Orlando Bloom
Now that I'm older, I like almost anything that's done well, even surf music and instrumentals
By : John Fogerty
Country music is the people's music. It just speaks about real life and about truth and it tells things how they really are.
By : Faith Hill
I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world
By : Alejo Carpentier
The Lounge Lizards were relating with a tradition and it was like I was playing within a musical context. The guitar playing stood out as being different in some way. That was a real education for me.
By : Arto Lindsay
When you're playing music, say for instance, you're playing a part of the band and you're looking at your music, your horn is down into the stand. This way, it's up and it goes right on out to the audience, you know?
By : Billy Eckstine
When you are old and gray and full of sleep, and nodding by the fire, take down this book and slowly read, and dream of the soft look your eyes had once, and of their shadows deep.
By : William Butler Yeats