"How many things can you do to enhance and how do you avoid those things which do not? If there is a moral commitment - or an opportunity - for a designer, that is it."
"Music is the universal language."
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"I understand wearing ear buds (when you are) running and ignoring some of the outside noises. But if I can capture you for five minutes in an environment - where you work or at your home - and (the music sounds) senational, uncompressed, really good, you will hear what we hear in the studio." Phil Ramone - Producer, Writer
"We don't expect everyone to become expert designers; that is neither possible nor desirable. We cannot all become accountants, but we can learn enough to read a balance sheet."
"After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music."
"It's all just a tool... Analog sounds good but it's more important to have a good drummer."
"Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something."
"Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it."
"Live out of your imagination, not your history."