Quotes


A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself.

Abraham Maslow



Playing scales is like a boxer skipping rope or punching a bag. It's not the thing in itself, it's preparatory to the activity.

Barney Kessel



The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.

B.B. King



I love all kinds of music.

Boz Scaggs



God made the world round so that we can all have center stage.

Carlos Santana



Master your instrument. Master your music. Then forget all that & just play.

Charlie Parker



You will only be great at the things you love to do, don’t pursue a career in something you hate to do.

Dave Grohl



You don’t get harmony when everybody sings the same note.

Doug Floyd



If it sounds good, It is good.

Duke Ellington



There is music in every child. The teacher's job is to find it & nurture it.

Frances Clark



Put all your soul into it, play the way you feel.

Frederic Chopin



The greatest music is made for love, not for money.

Greg Lake



Whatever you’ve learned becomes truly useful to you only once it has become second nature.

Guthrie Govan



I trust no one who hasn't time for music.

Jack White



If you're presenting yourself with confidence, you can pull off pretty much anything.

Katy Perry



The guitar is an orchestra in itself.

Ludwig Van Beethoven



To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable. 

Ludwig Van Beethoven



When I’m having a bad day, I pick up my guitar.

Michelle Branch



The ability to make music is a gift that you're born with; it's not something you can learn.

Robin Trower



True leaders don't create followers, they create more leaders. 

Tom Peters



Go after what you really love & find a way to make that work for you, & then you'll be a happy person.

Tom Petty



The music is not in the notes, but the silence in between. 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart



Anyone who used more than three chords is just showing off.

Woodie Guthrie



Don't practice until you get it right, practice until you can't get it wrong.

Unknown



It's not about how good you are, it's about how good you want to be.

Unknown



Happiness is a journey, not a destination.

Unknown



Good friends bring joy into your life. Great friends bring music.

Unknown



Where words fail music speaks.

Unknown



Happiness is discovering a great new song.

Unknown



Happiness is that feeling when it's just you & your guitar.

Unknown



Talent is good, practice is better, passion is best.

Unknown



Music is the universal language of mankind.

Unknown



Play the music your soul wants to hear.

Unknown