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Music Quotes

12 of the best book quotes about music
  1. #1
    “For the first time, he heard something that he knew to be music. He heard people singing. Behind him, across vast distances of space and time, from the place he had left, he thought he heard music too. But perhaps, it was only an echo.”
    author
    Lois Lowry
    book
    The Giver
    character
    Jonas
    concept
    Music
  2. #2
    “Tax not so bad a voice to slander music any more than once.”
  3. #3
    “There is nothing more to be said or to be done tonight, so hand me over my violin and let us try to forget for half an hour the miserable weather and the still more miserable ways of our fellowmen.”
  4. #4
    “Do you remember what Darwin says about music? He claims that the power of producing and appreciating it existed among the human race long before the power of speech was arrived at. Perhaps that is why we are so subtly influenced by it. There are vague memories in our souls of those misty centuries when the world was in its childhood.′
    That’s a rather broad idea,′ I remarked.
    One’s ideas must be as broad as Nature if they are to interpret Nature,′ he answered.”
  5. #5
    “Without music, life would be a blank to me.”
    author
    Jane Austen
    book
    Emma
    concept
    Music
  6. #6
    “If you cannot teach me to fly, teach me to sing.”
  7. #7
    “Ah, music,” he said, wiping his eyes. “A magic beyond all we do here!”
  8. #8
    “It seemed to travel with her, to sweep her aloft in the power of song, so that she was moving in glory among the stars, and for a moment she, too, felt that the words Darkness and Light had no meaning, and only this melody was real.”
  9. #9
    “Sometimes she wished her father had started her on the electric guitar. Or at the very least, singing lessons. What was she supposed to do with an ability to play the piano?”
    author
    Nicholas Sparks
    character
    The Last Song
    concept
    Music
  10. #10
    “If conversation was the lyrics, laughter was the music, making time spent together a melody that could be replayed over and over without getting stale.”
  11. #11
    “We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of dreams.”
  12. #12
    “June played with her eyes closed, as if May’s spirit getting into heaven depended solely on her. You have never heard such music, how it made us believe death was nothing but a doorway.”
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