"When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 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."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 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."Henry Wadsworth Longfellow on Ray Charles
"For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day."
"The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art."
"For his heart was in his work, and the heart giveth grace unto every art."
"Resolve and thou art free."
"The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain."