a quiet place to think about music
contributor: Kathy Hussey
Writing is like jazz. It can be learned, but it can’t be taught.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds
Ah, good taste! What a dreadful thing. Taste is the enemy of creativity.
I’ll play it first and tell you what it is later.
People who make no noise are dangerous.
I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
A painting is never finished. It simply stops in interesting places.
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
I cannot expect even my own art to provide all of the answers. Only to hope it keeps asking the right questions.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Jalal Ud-Din Rumi