The discovery of song and the creation of musical instruments both owed their origin to a human impulse which lies much deeper than conscious intention: the need for rhythm in life? the need is a deep one, transcending thought, and disregarded at our peril.
Richard Baker

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

Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
Oscar Wilde

Music is an outburst of the soul.
Frederick Delius