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Ralph Waldo Emerson – Music is an asylum

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Ralph Waldo EmersonSo is music an asylum. It takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle our wonder as to who we are, and for what, whence and whereto. All the great interrogatories, like questioning angels, float in on its waves of sound.

Ralph Waldo Emerson   (1803-1882)

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Yoshida Kenko – One should write not unskillfully

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Yoshida KenkoOne should write not unskillfully in the running hand, be able to sing in a pleasing voice and keep good time to music; and lastly, a man should not refuse a little wine when it is pressed upon him.

Yoshida Kenko   (1284 – 1350)

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Frank M. Chapman – Birds appeal most strongly through song

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. . . birds will appeal most strongly to us through their songs. When your ears are attuned to the music of birds, your world will be transformed. Birds’ songs are the most eloquent of Natures’ voices.

Frank M. Chapman   (1864-1945)
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Osho – Creative means to be in love with life

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OshoTo be creative means to be in love with life. You can be creative only if you love life enough that you want to enhance its beauty, you want to bring a little more music to it, a little more poetry to it, a little more dance to it.

Osho  

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Albert Einstein – If I were not a physicist

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Albert EinsteinIf 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   (1879-1955)

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