"Music can also be a sensual pleasure, like eating food or sex. But its highest vibration for me is that point of taking us to a real understanding of something in our nature which we can very rarely get at. It is a spiritual state of oneness."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Terry Riley on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Terry Riley on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Terry Riley on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Terry Riley on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Terry Riley on Benjamin Franklin
"I was using tape loops for dancers and dance production. I had very funky primitive equipment, in fact technology wasn't very good no matter how much money you had."