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Ali Akbar Khan Quotes and Sayings
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Singing instrumental music is most important because,
while you play an instrument, you are singing through the instrument...
actually, you are singing inside.
- Ali Akbar Khan

Real music is not for wealth, not for honours or even the joys of the mind...
but as a path for realisation and salvation.
- Ali Akbar Khan

Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the Bough,
A Flask of Wine, a Book of Verse - and Thou
Beside me singing in the Wilderness -
And Wilderness is Paradise enow.
- Omar Khayyam

When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop,
striped and dotted with continents and islands,
flying through space with other stars
all singing and shining together as one,
the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty.
- John Muir

 

If I keep a green bough in my heart the singing bird will come.
- Chinese proverb

I remember when the candle shop burned down.
Everyone stood around singing 'Happy Birthday.'
- Steven Wright

Gardens are not made by singing 'Oh,
how beautiful,' and sitting in the shade.
- Rudyard Kipling

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The only thing better than singing is more singing.
- Ella Fitzgerald

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.
- Reba McEntire

There are choirs singing in your head.
If you listen, you will hear the music.
It is the song of angels.
Pay no attention to the sounds of the world.
They are just noises, and even when
added up all together
they have no value, make no sense.
Strain to hear the song of angels.
Listen to the melody within your soul.
- Neale Donald Walsch

I was never interested in singing in the church choir or in school.
I was more interested in becoming a musician.
- Cassandra Wilson

My own singing voice is not very good and I don't think
that anybody really sings in their own voice.
- Jane Horrocks

I created Punk for this day and age.
Do you see Britney walking around wearing ties and singing punk? Hell no.
That's what I do.
I'm like a Sid Vicious for a new generation.
- Avril Lavigne

Shortly after this I was made a member of the boys' choir,
it being found that I possessed a clear,
strong soprano voice.
I enjoyed the singing very much.
- James Weldon Johnson

I'm singing what I want to sing based on the emotion
of what that day feels like.
That's what comes out of my mouth and guitar.
That impacts people.
They know anything can happen.
- John Mayer

Sinatra was the biggest influence on my life,
my singing career.
And rightly so.
I mean he was the best singer ever.
- James Darren

They were singing in French, but the melody was freedom
and any American could understand that.
- Audie Murphy

I worked on my voice for Sweet Dreams,
but only to match my speaking voice to Patsy's actual singing voice.
That was my way into that character.
- Jessica Lange

I actually started singing those songs six or seven years ago,
when I was an opening act for Frank Sinatra.
- Pia Zadora

After being so bad I could hear the angels singing.
- Lillie Langtry

My friends are Peter Gabriel, Bruce Springsteen,
and we're singing about mortality, getting older.
It's an interesting time.
- Sting

It is not fun singing about losing somebody like that,
but at the same time it was easy to write because the
memories were so real and vivid and so much a part of who I am.
- Vince Gill

I'm not a big fan of Robert Plant's lyrics or his singing.
- Chris Robinson

I had been singing all my life, but I started acting in high school.
- Kevin Richardson

When I'm singing I try not be a singer with a capital
S. I just try to get it out so I feel comfortable with it.
- Robert Wyatt

Verse, singing, and speech have a common origin.
- Jean Philippe Rameau

I started singing at the Met when I was seven,
and the competition was so fierce that it really prepared me.
- Emily Rossum

A clock struck out the hour of twelve,
and the bird in the hedgerow was still singing as we
marched out to the roadway,
and followed our merry pipers home to town.
- Patrick MacGill

You always will be singing a song or humming a line or a melody.
- Dennis Brown

I'm very soulful.
I grew up singing in church.
When I sing a song, I like to feel what I'm singing.
- Fantasia Barrino

I miss my singing career very much.
- Elvis Presley

It happens to the best of them.
You lay off singing and your throat gets out of practice.
No excuses.
I blew it.
- Bobby Darin

Singing is my life.
It has always been my life.
It will always be my life.
- Celia Cruz

My singing is part of me, like my stoutness,
or my light hair, or my poor eyesight.
- Kate Smith

I find singing some of Foreigner's older songs are
a little reckless and not exactly who I am now.
- Lou Gramm

Singing was the big focus and outlet for me.
- Debra Wilson

My father started me singing in church.
- DeForest Kelley

I was a drummer, and I did a little singing too.
- Lou Gramm

Listen to the lyrics - we're singing about everyday life:
rich people trying to keep money,
poor people tying to get it, and everyone having trouble
with their husband or wife!
- Buddy Guy

I was like Gene Kelly, it was called singing in the rain.
No seriously, I wasn't really born with a singing voice,
but my friends Joe and John taught me how to sing.
- Chris Burke

But I was singing loud, and most singers weren't singing loud.
- Little Richard

I think people who don't believe in God are crazy.
How can you say there is no God when you hear the birds
singing these beautiful songs you didn't make?
- Little Richard

Mostly singing was cathartic, writing was cathartic,
therapeutic.
I don't think I had a goal, particularly,
to sing or put it out there for anybody.
- Lisa Marie Presley

I don't sing country music because I'm not capable
of singing other kinds of music;
I sing it because I think it's the most beautiful kind of music there is.
- Lee Ann Womack

You put a song on the record or on tape and you stop singing it.
You just don't sit around and sing it anymore unless you're performing.
That's kind of sad.
- Rick Danko

When I sing, I pick out people in the audience and pinpoint on them.
So if you feel that I am singing just for you,
you may be right!
- Glenn Hughes

There is delight in singing, though none hear beside the singer.
- Walter Savage Landor

I'm singing in the rain, just singing in the rain;
What a wonderful feeling,
I'm happy again.
- Arthur Freed

I don't like singing before noon.
- Sting

There is nothing more boring than doing singing exercises.
- P. J. Harvey

I'd rather be dead than singing "Satisfaction" when I'm forty-five.
- Mick Jagger

I always thought I was singing American folk music.
- Lonnie Donegan

I also wanted to make a record that was about other things than romance,
yeah, after two years on the road singing all the songs from the first album,
I got kind of tired of that.
- Duncan Sheik

I don't want anything to get in the way of me and my singing.
I want my mind as clear as possible.
- Bobby McFerrin

Even if I don't have the money to take vocal lessons,
I'll practice in the house by myself singing out loud.
- Christina Milian

I must work hard to make my singing above reproach;
there must be no faults which hard work would take care of.
- Kate Smith

Drop guilt! - because to be guilty is to live in hell.
Not being guilty, you will have the freshness
of dewdrops in the early morning sun,
you will have the freshness of lotus petals in the lake,
you will have the freshness of the stars in the night.
Once guilt disappears you will have
a totally different kind of life, luminous and radiant.
You will have a dance to your feet
and your heart will be singing a thousand and one songs.
- Osho

There's really nothing else I'm going to do with my life.
I'd be useless if I weren't singing or acting.
- Taryn Manning

Love, I find, is like singing.
Everybody can do enough to satisfy themselves,
though it may not impress the neighbors as being very much.
- Zora Neale Hurston

I was influenced a lot by those around me -
there was a lot of singing that went on in the cotton fields.
- Willie Nelson

Again, I say I will be glad to tell what songs I have ever sung,
because singing is my business.
- Pete Seeger

We should face reality and our past mistakes in an honest,
adult way.
Boasting of glory does not make glory,
and singing in the dark does not dispel fear.
- King Hussein

My heart is singing for joy this morning!
A miracle has happened!
The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind,
and behold, all things are changed!
- Anne Sullivan

My parents discussed singing every night over the dinner table;
I had a tremendous music education.
- Renee Fleming

The hours I spend with you I look upon as sort of a perfumed garden,
a dim twilight, and a fountain singing to it.
You and you alone make me feel that I am alive.
Other men it is said have seen angels,
but I have seen thee and thou art enough.
- George Edward Moore

I was always daydreaming about singing in big productions on Broadway.
- Kate Smith

Singing in Gaelic is very, very natural to do.
I think lends itself very much so to being sung.
- Enya

We didn't have movies in this little mining town.
When I was 12 my mom took me to New York and I saw Bye Bye Birdie,
with people singing and dancing, and that was it.
- Margot Kidder

We went on stage with the Jefferson Airplane,
Jim started singing with Grace Slick and hugging her.
Then he danced off the stage, went back into the dressing
room and passed out cold.
- Ray Manzarek

See, that's nothing but blues, that's all I'm singing about.
It's today's blues.
- Jimi Hendrix

Actually I have been singing since I was a kid.
- Gregory Harrison


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