"Everything that can be invented has already been invented."
Charles Duell - Commissioner for the U.S. Patent Office 1899
"I believe that finished products and industrial design make people more neighborly. In small things the status symbol disappears."
"No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible."
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."
"Music is the universal language."
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"Inventions have long since reached their limit, and I see no hope for further developments."
Julius Sextus Frontinus - Roman Engineer in 10 A.D.
"Live out of your imagination, not your history."
"Design is first and foremost an attitude."
"Give me blemishes and squeaks, tempos speeding up and more. If it (the recording) has soul and passion, it will speak to the listener. If it is precise and staid, it will be invisible to the listener."
Ken Coomer - Drummer, Producer
"The designer is in essence an artist, one whose tools differ from those of his predecessors, but an artist nonetheless."