"Music, at its essence, is what gives us memories. And the longer a song has existed in our lives, the more memories we have of it."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."Stevie Wonder on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."Stevie Wonder 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."Stevie Wonder on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."Stevie Wonder 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."Stevie Wonder on Ray Charles
"Sometimes I wish I could drive a car, but I'm gonna drive a car one day, so I don't worry about that."
"My father really was not the dominant person who raised the family, it was my mother who raised the family."
"Do you know, it's funny, but I never thought of being blind as a disadvantage, and I never thought of being black as a disadvantage."
"God gave me life to continue to do things that I would never have done."
"What I'm not confused about is the world needing much more love, no hate, no prejudice, no bigotry and more unity, peace and understanding. Period."