Similar to books, music can influence our life in a positive or negative way.
Quote of the Day
Just knowing that through my music I actually inspire people is amazing for me and I find it very heartwarming.
The power of music makes all the difference to me with motivation
throughout the day.
Paul Brodie, Motivation 101
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
Come, let us sing for joy.
Encouraging Bible Verses
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins.
Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.
There are many ways to relax. Sometimes you might enhance that
relaxation by listening to mellow music. At other times, you might use
the stress and sing and dance to an upbeat tune.
Jay Winner, Relaxation on the Run
How is it that music can, without words, evoke our laughter, our fears,
our highest aspirations?
When I am listening to live classical music in the concert hall, read a book
by some great writer whose words I just want to learn by heart,
or just listen to music of the most talented contemporary musicians
I am inspired by the contact with their genius.
Vanessa Angel, How to Set Goals and Achieve Them
Notes and words strung together in excellence can raise us to our
feet or push us to our knees.
Words of Encouragement
"This is a known fact, when we listen to good and soothing music
our brain responds to every task we perform. It calms down our brain
and provides healthy effect in our life."
Mat Fox, Improve Your Memory
Have you ever just sat and listened to the waves rolling in, it is like an
orchestra, beautiful relaxing music.
According to every professional musician I've spoken with, practice is a
lot more than sitting in a room alone, working on technique. Practice
does some cool things to the brain, too. Knowing what the brain requires
for solid, long-term learning will help you get better at music, or anything else.
Jonathan Harnum, The Practice of Practice
Music is by far the most wonderful method we have to remind us each day
of the power of personal accomplishment.
Chris S. Salazar, Living A More Positive Life
Music promotes early development of baby brain functions. The best
music for the baby is classical music and folk.
Samuel Greenberg, Think like Einstein, earn like Bill Gates
Music isn't just something that comforts or distracts us, it goes beyond
that - it's an ideology. You can judge people by the kind of music
they listen to.
Top Ten Quotes
A romantic poem is something entirely different. A romantic poem touches the heart in a way that prose,
art or music never could.
Emily Browning, Romantic Poetry
Music causes us to think eloquently.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Find a sport, a musical instrument, or martial arts activity that really excites your child. This is great for stress release, growth, and for connecting with your child.
Mira Halpert, Mark Halpert, The 3D Learner
For me music is a vehicle to bring our pain to the surface,
getting it back to that humble and tender spot where, with luck,
it can lose its anger and become compassion again.
The song of thrush and blackbird, joy that falls so gently on the ears
to celebrate another day of life and living, flying free.
John McLeod, How Sweet To Hear
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
Sometimes music makes us want to dance, and sometimes it makes
us want to smash the radio.
Greg Paul, Simply Open
Christmas and music go together.
Ray Pritchard, Joy to the World!
Music definitely has got to do something with creativity.
It can stimulate your mind in unexpected ways, lift your mood, make
you ecstatic and take you into a different world.
Jaspinder Grover, Secrets to Unleash Your Creative Thinking
Love is a friendship set to music.
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace,
The sound of praise and thanksgiving is the best offering you can give to
God. Not only does such music please God, it sends us into life with
Steve Pease, What should we be thankful for
There is a beautiful melody of love when we hear the sound of music. The piano and cello captivate our emotions
and draw us into the essence of love.
Hattie Spiritweaver, Love Poems
Valentines Day Quotes
Music is one of the easiest ways to motivate yourself.
Listen to uplifting track , and songs about success -
and you can't help but want to work harder!
AJ Winters, The Motivation Switch
Whether a person is spiritual or not, we all seek to get away from
the stress, anger, and anxiety of everyday life. Some people drink,
do drugs, or do worse to escape, and they hurt themselves in the process.
Some people listen to music, mine included, and feel better.
Listening to positive and uplifting music can be great for your overall
mood and wellbeing, thus increasing your confidence levels.
Ace McCloud, Confident Communication Skills
One who understands music will understand how the Universe works.
Michele Gilbert, The Introvert
Feed your inner self with the soul food that you love by savoring
books in genres you enjoy, watching movies that make you feel good,
and listening to music that inspires you and makes you smile on the inside.
Miriam Kinai, Boxed Set 1 Christian Self Help Series
Good Day Quotes
Records are just moments of achievement. They're like receipts
for work done. Time goes on and people keep playing music.
Grand opera is the most powerful of stage appeals and
that almost entirely through the beauty of music.
John Philip Sousa
Music, like life, just goes on, even when we are not listening or
concentrating - thus the challenge to observe what is happening
around us and to "March On."
Floyd Kendall, March On: Devotions for Caring
Listening to books on tape and podcasts on occasion while driving
rather than listening to music is a way that I managed to bring more
positivity into my life.
Derek Doepker, The Healthy Habit Revolution
You can also use inspirational music as encouragement. Pick a song
you like that has motivational lyrics and listen to it each time you're working
on your goal.
Martin Meadows, Confidence
Although praise music seldom changes my circumstances,
it directs my thoughts to God and his goodness. Once I get my eyes
off myself and squarely focused on God, my mood often does a
Lori Hatcher, Hungry for God ... Starving for Time
It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty
of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment
and never-satisfied love.
The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
I've grown to love worship music more than I love 'fun'
music because it takes me to the presence of God and my
spirit connects with it on a deeper level than music about temporary things.
Daniel Colston, Unstoppable
Music is a vital element in the staging of a good dinner party, as it sets
the tone for the evening.
Jacqueline Whitmore, The Do's and Don'ts of Holiday Parties
The true beauty of music is that it connects people.
It carries a message, and we, the musicians, are the messengers.
There's a growing body of medical research about the power of music,
and many hospitals have hired music therapists to help patients with
conditions ranging from autism to Alzheimer's disease.
Brandon Buell, Brittany Buell, Don't Blink
Listen to music, dance, or sing your favorite song while doing the chores.
You see how happiness adds to your energy.
Lindsey Schlessinger, Successful Family Relationships
Type A persons should do things to slow themselves down
and find things to let them relax. For example, listening to music
for a half an hour, reading a book purely for pleasure, or
taking a leisurely walk to get away from some of their responsibilities
John Barrett, SoS-Life Enhancement
Music can inspire creativity and motivate us, and whether it triggers
a subtle tap of our foot, a clap of our hands,
or a dance involving our whole body, music physically moves us.
Quite simply, music is transformational.
Brett Blumenthal, 52 Small Changes for the Mind
What is a birthday without a cake, at least one candle burning on it,
and a huddle of well-wishers,
wearing clownish hats, singing in their ragged, hoary voices?
Mark Buchanan, The Rest of God
If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read
some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.
John Lennon was born with a gift for music and comedy that would carry him further from his roots than he ever dreamed possible.
Philip Norman, John Lennon: The Life
Music has always been my protection against the world,
from a very young age. I feel safe inside of a jam.
Top Ten Quotes
Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think
that people own it.
To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself,
incredible and inconceivable.
It's hard to enjoy music at the same time you are paying attention to,
and thinking about, the notes. When enjoying, you are simply letting
the music in and absorbing it.
Dicken Bettinger, Natasha Swerdloff, Coming Home
Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons.
You will find it is to the soul what a water bath is to the body.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Funny Quotes about Life
I’m grateful that I have ears to hear the sound of wind in the trees, of laughter, of music,
that I have eyes to see the splendors of our natural world, a heart that
quickens to kindness and gets sad when I witness or experience despair.
Noelle C. Nelson, Happy Healthy…Dead
No one likes to work for free. To copy an artist's work and
download it free is stealing. It's hard work writing and recording music,
and it's morally wrong to steal it.
If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.
Music tells you about the artist and what they were thinking
about at the time, because the person has to think about it to sing it.
Nova Southeastern University, a prestigious Florida research institution,
prove what we have known all along: that music is a powerful, motivational,
transcendent tool in the fight against addiction and for long-lasting
Paul Pellinger, Music Is Our Medicine
To have someone to relate to and hopefully enjoy the music and get
a positive message out of it, to make the best music that we possibly
could, those were the goals.
If children are not introduced to music at an early age, I believe something fundamental is actually being taken from them.
I think everybody can agree that you can hear a certain song
and it will put you in a certain mood, and that's just the beauty
of music and I am so inspired by that.
A word about what kind of music to make. It's simple - you make the music
that moves your soul.
No one has ever had a serious career by imitating others, or trying to
guess what the public wants. And I'll tell you a secret:
What the public wants is someone whose music resonates from their heart.
Donald S. Passman, All You Need to Know About the Music Business
Making A Difference
I've always had a soft spot for the ukulele. I love its cheerful sound
and the diversity of music you can produce with it.
Preston Hoffman, Ukulele Lessons: In 1 Day
A true musician ... plays music and uses particular instruments
as tools to do so. I know that music is inside me and not inside the instrument.
This understanding allows me to use any instrument, or no instrument at
all, to play my music.
Victor L. Wooten, The Music Lesson: A Spiritual Search for Growth Through Music
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