Some quotes about music :)
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it.
But when you get music and words together, that can be a very powerful thing.
For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.