"The beauty of jazz is that it's malleable. People are addressing it to suit their own personalities."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Pat Metheny on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Pat Metheny on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Pat Metheny on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Pat Metheny on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Pat Metheny on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"My older brother Mike is an excellent trumpet player. By the time he was 12, he was playing around Kansas City in classical situations. He was already an amazing talent."