Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
Be aware of the high notes, of the blissful faces and their soft messages, and listen for the silent message of a highly decorated gift.
If life throws you a few bad notes or vibrations, don't let them interrupt or alter your song.
I would rather write 10,000 notes than a single letter of the alphabet.
Most science fiction seemed to be written for people who already liked science fiction; I wanted to write stories for anyone, anywhere, living at any time in the history of the world.
For me, Chanel is like music. There are certain notes and you have to make another tune with them
Books and drafts mean something quite different for different thinkers. One collects in a book the lights he was able to steal and carry home swiftly out of the rays of some insight that suddenly dawned on him, while another thinker offers us nothing but shadows - images in black and grey of what had built up in his soul the day before.
I'd love to be a diva. But I'd then have to send so many apology notes for my abhorrent behaviour.
A poet never takes notes. You never take notes in a love affair.
Speech is an arrangement of notes that will never be played again.
Arnold Bennett was a writer I admired. He was actually taking notes at his father's deathbed.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
We use convertible notes a lot at our fund - 8VC - so often that we just call them 'notes' to save time.
In my stunted career as a scholar, I'd read promissory notes, papal bulls and guidelines for Inquisitorial interrogation. Dante, too. Boccaccio... But after 1400? Nihil.
It is simply not part of my culture to preserve notes. I have never heard of a writer preserving his early drafts.
Suprisingly, one of the most complex pieces of code is the code to determine where a note is in the staff. Finale stores notes as relative scale positions in the current key.
I was writing notes, but not composing poems. The Hunter began to develop out of this fragmented process.
Taking notes at a pub in Salisbury, I was mistaken for a health inspector!
I never use notes, they interfere with me.
The notes I have made are not a diary in the ordinary sense, but partly lengthy records of my spiritual experiences, and partly poems in prose.