Sound Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Sound

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Drums just always sounded like the most fun part of that good music for me.
~By Levon Helm ~


I worry about kids and all they are exposed to. Kids get so bombarded with hard, commercial sounds. They don't even have a chance to develop the softer part of themselves without fear of being ridiculed.
~By Susannah McCorkle ~


We have closely monitored the ups and downs of recruiting and retention trends for many years and have been quick to sound the alarm when challenges came into view.
~By John M. McHugh ~


The first album is a classic record and I think the prototype of a sound that no one else does.
~By Kathy Valentine ~


I grew up to the sound of live music in our Brooklyn household.
~By Tony Visconti ~


I didn't know that you were supposed to tune the guitar to an open chord, and I learned to play slide with a normal tuning. I think it's a little more melodic that way and doesn't sound so bluesy. Of course, if I could play like David Lindley or Ry Cooder, I'd be a happy man!
~By Ken Hensley ~


It's really the sound of the voices, the sound of the words, the sound of the sound that we're interested in.
~By Anne Dudley ~


Well, you know it was so different from when you rehearsed. You're out there with your guitar and trying to get a sound, but it doesn't sound anything like what you expect!
~By Jonathan Richman ~


Generally, you are held to a sound and that becomes your sound. That gets branded as your sound, and all the copycats start with it because the labels are looking for that sound.
~By Randy Bachman ~


Perhaps no person can be a poet, or even enjoy poetry, without a certain unsoundness of mind.
~By Thomas B. Macaulay ~


You'll find that empty vessels make the most sound.
~By Johnny Rotten ~


It's refreshing to hear something that's pop but doesn't sound like Britney Spears.
~By Siobhan Fahey ~


To destroy a standing crop goes against the soundest instincts of human nature.
~By Henry Cantwell Wallace ~


It couldn't sound like a dog, because K9 isn't a dog, but I made it sound as mechanical as possible.
~By John Leeson ~


Disco was brand new then and there were a few jocks that had monstrous sound systems but they wouldn't dare play this kind of music. They would never play a record where only two minutes of the song was all it was worth. They wouldn't buy those types of records.
~By Grandmaster Flash ~


There is a lot of use of ProTools in professional studios, but this is mostly for the special effects it allows, not for sound quality. These special effects soon fall out of fashion, and I don't think this trend will define studios permanently.
~By Steve Albini ~


That's the thing I like about my sound. It's real raw and very unsafe compared to a solid state kind of sound.
~By Adam Jones ~


You just kind of have faith. If that sounds kind of mystical, it's because I really don't know how it works, but I trust that it does. I try to write the way I read, in order to find out what happens next.
~By Richard Russo ~


What is a poet? An unhappy person who conceals profound anguish in his heart but whose lips are so formed that as sighs and cries pass over them they sound like beautiful music.
~By Soren Kierkegaard ~


When you repeat, in that wooden and perfunctory way, that our situation is better than others, that we're 'well-placed to weather the storm', I have to tell you that you sound like a Brezhnev-era apparatchik giving the party line.
~By Daniel Hannan ~


If the guitar synthesizer is really going to stand as a synthesizer on its own, it needs to develop a more characteristic sound; I don' think it's gotten there yet.
~By Andy Summers ~


The BBC has the obligation to think big. And at the moment, that clarion call sounds an uncertain note to me.
~By Jonathan Dimbleby ~


John legend is a nickname that somebody started calling me a while ago and part of it is 'cos I sound like an old man when I sing.
~By John Legend ~


Sometimes I think my writing sounds like I walked out of the room and left the typewriter running.
~By Gene Fowler ~


I conceived of an instrument that would create sound without using any mechanical energy, like the conductor of an orchestra. The orchestra plays mechanically, using mechanical energy; the conductor just moves his hands, and his movements have an effect on the music artistry.
~By Leon Theremin ~


It's never what you say, but how you make it sound sincere.
~By Marya Mannes ~


My training in music and composition then led me to a kind of musical language process in which, for example, the sound of the words I play with has to expose their true meaning against their will so to speak.
~By Elfriede Jelinek ~


To me, the appeal of opera lies in the fact that a myriad of singers and instruments, each possessed of different qualities of voice and sound, against the backdrop of a grand stage and beautiful costumes, come together in one complete and impressive drama.
~By Junichiro Koizumi ~


The REM and Nirvana successes don't mean much to me except as a potential distraction for bands who want to cash in on the trend. Don't try to sound like someone else. REM and Nirvana don't sound like anyone else.
~By Greg Ginn ~


It's rare that scenes last more than 2 or 3 minutes, so sound helps segue from one scene to another.
~By Stephen Hopkins ~


I write in that space between Ella's childhood and mine. I know it all sounds a bit sinister.
~By Carol Ann Duffy ~


We should like to have some towering geniuses, to reveal us to ourselves in color and fire, but of course they would have to fit into the pattern of our society and be able to take orders from sound administrative types.
~By Joseph Priestley ~


I hear a lot of bad TV commercials that try to sound like Where It's At. That pretty much turned me off from using the electric piano for a lot of years.
~By Beck ~


If you have a song that you think sounds like another song you should contact the publishing company and say I have a song here, let's cut a deal that lets everyone walk away feeling good.
~By Wayne Coyne ~


Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.
~By Plato ~


I always hated jazz guitar. I loved jazz saxophone but I hated jazz guitar. If I would buy an organ trio record I would make sure I'd buy one that did not have a guitar player on it. The sound was awful!
~By Tom Verlaine ~


I don't want to sound smug but I am reasonably satisfied with how it's gone. I think it's fine.
~By Colin Firth ~


No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently.
~By Agnes de Mille ~


I think I'm going to put together a compilation under Disney's name of my songs that I've done for them - because I've done six or seven by now! The latest was for the Princess Diaries 2 soundtrack. So that's the next thing that's coming out.
~By Christy Romano ~


Surely the only sound foundation for a civilization is a sound state of mind.
~By E. M. Forster ~


My sense of divine brings with it a strange sound of music with its glories, a marvellous melody sounding like a multitude of flutes.
~By Paul Twitchell ~


For me, a hearty "belly laugh" is one of the beautiful sounds in the world.
~By Bennett Cerf ~


Be able to sneeze without sounding ridiculous. That means neither stifling yourself or spraying your immediate vicinity.
~By Marilyn vos Savant ~


A song that sounds simple is just not that easy to write. One of the objectives of this record was to try and write melodies that continue to resonate.
~By Sheryl Crow ~


There is an idea, the basis of an internal structure, expanded and split into different shapes or groups of sound constantly changing in shape, direction, and speed, attracted and repulsed by various forces.
~By Edgard Varese ~


I have a little dictaphone and if a sound takes my fancy or if a lyric comes to me in the middle of the night I'll just record it there and then.
~By Barry Gibb ~


I'd love to be popular in Barcelona. That sounds like a fun job.
~By Bobby Heenan ~


Latin music has many international influences - pop, rock, country, Brazilian sounds, and alternative styles.
~By Ednita Nazario ~


The clash of ideas is the sound of freedom.
~By Lady Bird Johnson ~


I was 17 and just learning what high fidelity was, what good sound was, and learning the mechanics of tape machines. It was a real education, going right from the consumer end to the record factory.
~By Alan Parsons ~


In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
~By Marcus Tullius Cicero ~


Let's get one thing straight: there's no such thing as the Bristol sound.
~By Beth Gibbons ~


And I tell ya, when I sit in that sound booth and started reading the script and starting to get into the character, man, it's an easy jump for me, because I understand what it's all about.
~By Lawrence Taylor ~


If it's not going to sound like Terrapin Station, what's the point of playing Terrapin Station?
~By Branford Marsalis ~


I think that those elements - light and sound - are beyond democratic. They're into the creative part of life.
~By Ornette Coleman ~


I find it hard to get excited by just a sound. I have to have a song there, then I'll find what used I can make of that sound within the song.
~By Christine McVie ~


It's funny, I had dinner with my dear friend John Spencer last night and I'm not in the first episode, but he's at the beginning of it and he was telling me about it and I thought this sounds very hot because I think this is definitely the last year of West Wing.
~By Stockard Channing ~


We talk of our mastery of nature, which sounds very grand; but the fact is we respectfully adapt ourselves, first, to her ways.
~By Clarence Day ~


The problem is, I don't think I've got too much to offer at the minute. I'm busy working on myself. This sounds like real therapy talk, but it's like, you've got to be happy with yourself before you can go out and get yourself a girl.
~By Robbie Williams ~


Most electronic equipment uses the principle of amplification. You need filters, modulators and mixing equipment which have gain stages. By piling these components up, I was able to work without any sound generators and I made several pieces in that manner.
~By David Tudor ~


The soundtrack of O Brother is the most publicity I've gotten. I don't feel that I have lost any of my old fans, but I have gained new ones.
~By Ralph Stanley ~


I hate the word gothic but I would like to try doing something like that. A gothic sound, not rock, but gothic. There's a difference.
~By Kelly Osbourne ~


It's a 360-degree sound experience. Like you're in the middle of the band. A lot of people have the technology to play the format, so why not put it out there. It sounds great.
~By Aaron Neville ~


I mean, Chris is, I'm sure, a wonderful guy. But in those days he also very, very late. For all appointments and departures and arrivals and sound checks and anything.
~By Bill Bruford ~


Sometimes I like them artificial and sometimes I like them real. And the reason is because sometimes I like a real close sound. And I like a very specific snare sound and I can't get that in the big room.
~By Danny Elfman ~


I have been a man of great sins, but He has been a God of great mercies; and now, through His mercies, I have a conscience as sound and quiet as if I had never sinned.
~By Donald Cargill ~


When I cut my hair, the whole sound changed, my style changed.
~By Rihanna ~


I use my hands like a sculptor, to mold and shape the sound I want, to clarify.
~By Leonard Slatkin ~


In the absence of sound oversight,responsible businesses are forced to compete against unscrupulous and underhanded businesses, who are unencumbered by any restrictions on activities that might harm the environment, or take advantage of middle-class families, or threaten to bring down the entire financial system.
~By Barack Obama ~


But, yes, now I wouldn't do some of those soundtracks the way I did them.
~By Maurice Jarre ~


The Band is sounding real good. We've been doing some dates together and they've been going well.
~By Rick Danko ~


Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him.
~By John Gray ~


The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers.
~By Matsuo Basho ~


I've never related to the work geek at all-it sounds much more horrible than nerd. Like a freak biting a chicken's head off in a sideshow.
~By Jonathan Lethem ~


Now I listen to all kinds of music except rap, which all sounds the same to me.
~By Moira Kelly ~


Letters are like wine; if they are sound they ripen with keeping. A man should lay down letters as he does a cellar of wine.
~By Samuel Butler ~


A new era in the physiological investigation of linguistic sounds was opened up by X-ray photography.
~By Roman Jakobson ~


I had different bands. I played with the Acoustic Warriors for the most part, without girl singers. It was the same kind of sound, acoustic guitar, bass, with violin and sometimes accordion, and the guys would sing, that kind of thing.
~By Dan Hicks ~


Lonnie was ahead of his time, but at the same time he was right in there with Albert Collins's Cool Sounds.
~By Stevie Ray Vaughan ~


I completely love playing and designing games and always will. I am so into games that I listen to game music all day. That may sound strange, but you can guarantee I'm a hardcore gamer and would never let you down by designing a crappy title.
~By John Romero ~


Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections.
~By Sonny Perdue ~


With Fever, the film was so made for the screen, and there's so much surround sound that was done for the film - enormous detail paid to that. I wasn't thinking video, because I didn't know how it was going to turn out.
~By Alex Winter ~


It's the group sound that's important, even when you're playing a solo.
~By Oscar Peterson ~


A good interpreter can take a piece of bad music and make it sound pretty decent, while a bad interpreter can take good music and make it sound cheap. I can tell that some people have a bad taste, and unlike on the piano, they smear around a lot, that is bad taste.
~By Ruggiero Ricci ~


This sounds like my autobiography, but I thought this would be a good time to sound off about myself, as I think that I have been silent too long about my views and opinions.
~By Bob Kane ~


We should like to have some towering geniuses, to reveal us to ourselves in colour and fire, but of course they would have to fit into the pattern of our society and be able to take orders from sound administrative types.
~By J. B. Priestley ~


My uncle gave me a trumpet, but I loved the Louis Armstrong sound and the Harry James sound and I played by ear and I played always soulful or very direct from the gut.
~By Dick Dale ~


This was basically the first time I got to act in action scenes, with things blowing up all around me. It sounds corny, but I think every actor would like to - at least once in his or her career - play the person who saves the entire world.
~By Lukas Haas ~


When we started the band, it was because we were waiting for a sound that never happened. We got tired of waiting, and we decided to just do it ourselves.
~By Mike Shinoda ~


People say that the Beavis voice doesn't sound like me or some other voices. Butt-Head I think sounds like me.
~By Mike Judge ~


That strategy of buy and hold, which is the sound and sensible one for the individual, can have very dangerous and perverse effects for the market as a whole.
~By Ron Chernow ~


The past is an old armchair in the attic, the present an ominous ticking sound, and the future is anybody's guess.
~By James Thurber ~


I had a vision how it should sound and I put all my knowledge into this product and it is a fantastic product. People still tell me that I have the best musical thing there.
~By Miroslav Vitous ~


My entire life has been an attempt to get back to the kind of feelings you have on a field. The sense of brotherhood, the esprit de corps, the focus - there being no past or future, just the ball. As trite as it sounds, I was happiest playing ball.
~By David Duchovny ~


Even in moments of tranquility, Murray Walker sounds like a man whose trousers are on fire.
~By Clive James ~


They said I was a married mother of two but the record sounded like an indie album and they didn't know how to market it! This country is incredibly sexist, as is the music and media industry.
~By Siobhan Fahey ~


Now between the meanings of words and their sounds there is ordinarily no discoverable relation except one of accident; and it is therefore miraculous, to the mystic, when words which make sense can also make a uniform objective structure of accents and rhymes.
~By John C. Ransom ~


I know it sounds crazy, but I have had far more connection with my parents after their deaths.
~By Lynn Johnston ~


At the Isle of Wight, the sound went out and kind of kept on going. And I wasn't... when I came off stage I was kind of unhappy about how we had played. But now, I listen back to those recordings and it's not bad.
~By Keith Emerson ~


I usually hang around the room listening to a bit of last night's show. If there's one available, I go to the steam room every day for my voice. I spend half an hour there and then I eat, because I can't eat later than four o'clock. Then I go for a soundcheck. That's my day.
~By Phil Collins ~

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