Category Archives: Nifty Quotes

#157

Philip Glass: “I’m working with an individual way of hearing music.”

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#156

Francis Ford Coppola: “I sometimes say: I didn’t leave the cinema, the cinema went off in its own direction.”

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#155

Bob Dylan: “The academics, they ought to know. I’m not really qualified. I don’t have any opinion.”

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#154

George Costanza: “I don’t get art (…) it always has to be explained to me, and then I have to have someone explain the explanation.”

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#153

Sviatoslav Richter: “Many wonderful pianists serve you a menu of dishes you know in advance. But the unexpected is what makes an impression.”

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#152

Joe Zawinul: “The moment inspiration starts, rational thinking stops.”

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#151

“She gives the impression today of the finished artist whose seams no longer show, whose approach is stable but exciting, and whose mind is in balance with the heart.” (from liner notes to “Ella and Louis” album)

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