"You can never get silence anywhere nowadays, have you noticed?"
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Bryan Ferry on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Bryan Ferry 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."Bryan Ferry on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Bryan Ferry 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."Bryan Ferry on Ray Charles
"It's not a very high failure rate if you choose people that you really like the sound of."
"But when you get music and words together, that can be a very powerful thing."
"Secretly, I wanted to look like Jimi Hendrix, but I could never quite pull it off."
"But I do like to have peace and quiet for a good hour."