Our Favorite Inspirational Music Quotes and Piano Quotes

best inspirational music quotes

“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.” Victor Hugo

“Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence.” Robert Fripp

“No matter how corrupt, greedy, and heartless our government, our corporations, our media, and our religious and charitable institutions may become, the music will still be wonderful.” Kurt Vonnegut

“Music has a poetry of its own, and that poetry is called melody.” Joshua Logan

“Music in the soul can be heard by the universe.” Lao Tzu

“Music is my religion.” Jimi Hendrix

“Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman.” Ludwig van Beethoven

“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” Bob Marley

“Music touches us emotionally, where words alone can’t.” Johnny Depp

“Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Berthold Auerbach

“Music can change the world because it can change people.” Bono

“Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.” Pablo Casals

“Where words fail, music speaks.” Hans Christian Andersen

“If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.” Charles Darwin

“Good music is good music, and everything else can go to hell.” Dave Matthews

“My music is a luxury.” Lana Del Rey

“I need music. It’s like my heartbeat, so to speak. It keeps me going no matter what’s going on – bad games, press, whatever!” Lebron James

“I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” Billy Joel

“Music is really driving my whole life.” Ariana Grande

“If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together.” Richard M. Nixon

“Life is like a piano. What you get out of it depends on how you play it.” Tom Lehrer

“Without a piano i don’t know how to stand, don’t know what to do with my hands.” Norah Jones

“When I had nothing else, i had my mother and the piano. And you know what? They were all i needed.” Alicia Keys

“Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” Plato

“If music be the food of love, play on.” William Shakespeare

“Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.” Ronald Reagan

“If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.” Albert Einstein

“It’s like a whole orchestra, the piano for me.” Dave Brubeck

“I believe in using the entire piano as a single instrument capable of expressing every possible musical idea.” Oscar Peterson

“What has keys but can’t listen to the beauty it unlocks? A piano.” Jarod Kintz

“The important thing is to feel your music, really feel it and believe it.” Ray Charles

“Life is like a piano; the white keys represent happiness and the black show sadness. But as you go through life’s journey, remember that the black keys also create music.” Unknown

“Piano playing is a dying art. I love the fact that I can be one guy with one instrument evoking an emotional and musical experience.” Jon bon Jovi

“The piano keys are black and white but they sound like a million colors in your mind.” Maria Cristina Mena

“Piano is very elegant. I also think it’s a very truthful instrument.” Howard shore

“When you play, never mind who listens to you.” Robert Schumann

“If music is a place — then jazz is the city, folk is the wilderness, rock is the road, classical is a temple.” Vera Nazarian

“A great song should lift your heart, warm the soul and make you feel good.” Colbie Caillat

“Music comes from a place we don’t know.” Chris Martin (Coldplay)