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08-23-2011, 11:00 AM
I've found a few short quotes on the forum about ukes and some "modified" ones about various subjects, but couldn't find any about music with a title search. Here's 5 for a start.

A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence. - Leopold Stokowski

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

If the King loves music, it is well with the land. - Mencius

Without music life would be a mistake. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Why waste money on psychotherapy when you can listen to the B Minor Mass? - Michael Torke

08-23-2011, 11:46 AM
Here are a few more:

Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music. -- Sergie Rachmaninov

Music is the art of thinking with sounds. -- Jules Combarieu

He who hears music, feels his solitude peopled at once. -- Robert Browning

Music is what life sounds like. -- Eric Olson

08-23-2011, 11:54 AM
"If everybody played ukulele the world would be a better place" - Jake Shimabukuro

I like his quote because i believe that could be true =]