“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”
― Bob Marley

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent”
― Victor Hugo

“Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it’s in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.”
― Nicholas Sparks, The Last Song

“Ah, music,” he said, wiping his eyes. “A magic beyond all we do here!”
― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest of times, and to the latest.”
― Henry David Thoreau

“A painter paints pictures on canvas. But musicians paint their pictures on silence. ”
―Leopold Stokowski

“Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life.”
― Jean Paul

“Remember the first time you went to a show and saw your favorite band. You wore their shirt, and sang every word. You didn’t know anything about scene politics, haircuts, or what was cool. All you knew was that this music made you feel different from anyone you shared a locker with. Someone finally understood you. This is what music is about.”
― Gerard Way

“If you are a chef, no matter how good a chef you are, it’s not good cooking for yourself; the joy is in cooking for others – it’s the same with music.”
― will.i.am

“When I felt upset and lost, music always had the answer.”
― Yungblud

The Gift of Music Foundation believes that Music Matters. That’s why we work to provide accessible band and orchestra instruments to school age children who may otherwise not have the means to. To learn more about our work, and what you can do to help, please visit our website at www.giftofmusic.org.