"Music is part of us, and either ennobles or degrades our behavior."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Boethius on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Boethius on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."Boethius on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Boethius on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."Boethius on Ray Charles
"A man content to go to heaven alone will never go to heaven."
"Who would give a law to lovers? Love is unto itself a higher law."