"Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Henry Ward Beecher on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Henry Ward Beecher 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 Ward Beecher on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Henry Ward Beecher 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 Ward Beecher on Ray Charles
"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."
"The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things."
"To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine."
"Our best successes often come after our greatest disappointments."
"Laughter is not a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is the best ending for one."