” No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible. “


” A verbal art like poetry is reflective, it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to become. “


” Music is the best means we have of digesting time. “


” Music can be made anywhere, is invisible and does not smell. “



All 4 W. H. Auden Quotes about Music in picture


No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.
A verbal art like poetry is reflective, it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to become.
Music is the best means we have of digesting time.
Music can be made anywhere, is invisible and does not smell.

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