43 Powerful Music Quotes To Feed Your Soul


Music quotes are inspired by the beautiful music that is part of our everyday lives. Close your eyes and remember the song that last touched your heart and soul. Was it a piece from Johann Sebastian Bach or maybe something from this year’s top hits? Or it might be the whisper of the wind or the chime of bells in the distance. Enjoy these equally beautiful music quotes that remind us of the power of music.

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

Where words fail, music speaks. – Hans Christian Andersen

Music expresses feeling and thought, without language; it was below and before speech, and it is above and beyond all words. – Robert G. Ingersoll

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

Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together. – Edgar Winter

I think sometimes could I only have music on my own terms, could I live in a great city, and know where I could go whenever I wished the ablution and inundation of musical waves, that were a bath and a medicine. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. -Plato

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

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Music doesn’t lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. -Jimi Hendrix

Without music, life would be a mistake. – Friedrich Nietzsche

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

I love music. For me, music is morning coffee. It’s mood medicine. It’s pure magic. A good song is like a good meal – I just want to inhale it and then share a bite with someone else. ― Hoda Kotb

Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die. – Paul Simon

Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it’s in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile. – Nicholas Sparks

I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me – like food or water. -Ray Charles

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

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There is nothing in the world so much like prayer as music is. – William P. Merrill

Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life. – Ludwig van Beethoven

Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world. – Martin Luther

Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness. – Maya Angelou

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There are more love songs than anything else. If songs could make you do something we’d all love one another. –Frank Zappa

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

People haven’t always been there for me but music always has. – Taylor Swift

Music can change the world because it can change people. – Bono

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

Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul. – Johann Sebastian Bach

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Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife. – Khalil Gibran

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

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Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us. -Martin Luther

Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life. -Jean Paul

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Music is the strongest form of magic. -Marilyn Manson

You know what music is? God’s little reminder that there’s something else besides us in this universe, a harmonic connection between all living beings, every where, even the stars. – Robin Williams

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Music is … A higher revelation than all Wisdom & Philosophy . -Ludwig van Beethoven

Music is the great uniter. An incredible force. Something that people who differ on everything and anything else can have in common. -Sarah Dessen, Just Listen

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

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

If music be the food of love, play on,
Give me excess of it; that surfeiting,
The appetite may sicken, and so die. 
-William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night

When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest. – Henry David Thoreau

Beethoven tells you what it’s like to be Beethoven and Mozart tells you what it’s like to be human. Bach tells you what it’s like to be the universe. -Douglas Adams

Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons. You will find it is to the soul what a water bath is to the body. – Oliver Wendell Holmes

The only truth is music. -Jack Kerouac

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It was the moment I realized what music can do to people, how it can make you hurt and feel so good all at once. -Nina LaCour, Hold Still

Music is a second language to my heart. -Mara Arps

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