Music quotes for your classroom wall: general

  1. We are the music makers and we are the dreamers of dreams. We are the movers and shakers of the world, forever, it seems. ~ Arthur O’Shaughnessy
  2. Music is Life. That’s why our hearts have beats. ~ Cecily Morgan
  3. Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought.         ~ E.Y. Harburg
  4. If music be the food of love, play on! ~ Shakespeare
  5. The expert at anything was once a beginner. ~ Helen Hayes
  6. No music no life, know music know life. ~  Thomas Carlyle
  7. To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable. ~ Ludwig Van Beethoven
  8. M-usic, U-nlocks, S-elf-expression, I-ntelligence, C-reativity ~ Unknown/Anonymous
  9. Never B flat, sometimes B sharp, always B natural. ~ Unknown/Anonymous
  10. Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.  ~ Victor Hugo
  11. Use what talent you possess: The woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. ~ Henry Van Dyke
  12. Let music belong to everyone. ~ Zoltan Kodaly
  13. Music alone shall live, never to die. ~ Traditional round
  14. Life is a song and love is the background music. ~ Unknown/Anonymous
  15. Kind words are the music of the world. ~ Frederick William Faber
  16. Music can change the world. ~ Ludwig Van Beethoven
  17. Music alone shall live, never to die. ~ Traditional
  18. The only thing better than singing is more singing. ~ Ella Fitzgerald
  19. Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances. ~ Maya Angelou
  20. Music is the universal language of mankind. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


Music quotes for your classroom wall: about singing


  1. A happy child is a child who sings. ~ Unknown/Anonymous
  2. Life is a song – sing it. ~ Sai Baba
  3. If you can walk you can dance, if you can talk you can sing. ~ Zimbabwean proverb
  4. Those who wish to sing always find a song. ~ Swedish proverb
  5. We do not sing because we are happy. We are happy because we sing. ~ Williams James
  6. Birds of a feather sing together. ~ Noah Mark
  7. Music is the space between the notes. ~ Claude Debussy
  8. The universe without music would be madness. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  9. Let music surround you. Let it warm your heart. Those who sing in harmony never grow apart. ~ Unknown
  10. Everything in the world has a spirit that can be released through its sound. ~ Oskar Fischinger


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