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The artist must say it without saying it.


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Music, of course, is what I hear and something that I more or less live by. It's not an occupation or profession, it's a compulsion.



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A problem is a chance for you to do your best.



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There are two kinds of music. Good music, and the other kind.



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The most important thing I look for in a musician is whether he knows how to listen.



If you have a great band with a mediocre drummer, you have a mediocre band. If you have a mediocre band with a great drummer, you have a great band!

If you have a great band with a mediocre drummer, you have a mediocre band. If you have a mediocre band with a great drummer, you have a great band!



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Everyone prays in their own language, and there is no language that God does not understand.



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You have to stop listening in categories. The music is either good or it's bad.



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I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues.



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Nature hath no goal though she hath law.



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Human understanding is fallible, and we see through a glass, darkly. Any religion is a shadow of God. But the shadows of God are not God.



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