Music and rhythm find their way into the secret places of the soul
Philosophy is the highest music.
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.
Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imaginationand life to everything.
No wealth can ever make a bad man at peace with himself
I would teach children music, physics, and philosophy; but most importantly music, for the patterns in music and all the arts are the keys to learning
Musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul.
Musical innovation is full of danger to the State, for when modes of music change, the laws of the State always change with them.
Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.
For the introduction of a new kind of music must be shunned as imperiling the whole state; since styles of music are never disturbed without affecting the most important political institutions.