"Actually, I feel music becoming more and more important. It's a big source of inspiration. With what's going on in the world, we feel almost desperate. Music also brings you peace."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Cecilia Bartoli on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Cecilia Bartoli on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Cecilia Bartoli on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Cecilia Bartoli on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Cecilia Bartoli on John Lennon
"When I had my first voice lesson I was 15 years old. And I had a really good teacher. This is what made all the difference. A good teacher will teach you the technique, but also how to listen to your voice."