"The calm mind allows one to connect with the inner self, the Soul, the very source of our being. That's where the music lives. That's where my music comes from."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Clarence Clemons on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Clarence Clemons 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."Clarence Clemons on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Clarence Clemons 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."Clarence Clemons on Ray Charles
"I wanted an electric train for Christmas but I got the saxophone instead."