"Alas! all music jars when the soul's out of tune."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Miguel de Cervantes on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Miguel de Cervantes 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."Miguel de Cervantes on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Miguel de Cervantes 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."Miguel de Cervantes on Ray Charles
"When thou art at Rome, do as they do at Rome."
"Tell me thy company, and I'll tell thee what thou art."
"Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes."
"One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars and the world will be better for this."
"He who loses wealth loses much he who loses a friend loses more but he that loses his courage loses all."