John cage Quotes

"The first question I ask myself when something doesn't se...

"The first question I ask myself when something doesn't seem to be beautiful is why do I think it's not beautiful. And very shortly you discover that there is no reason." β€” John Cage
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"If you think something is boring, try doing it for two minutes. If you still think it's boring...

"If you think something is boring, try doing it for two minutes. If you still think it's boring, try it for four. If you still think it's boring, try it for eight, then sixteen, then thirty-two, and so on and so forth. Soon enough you'll find that it's really not boring at all." β€” John Cage
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"I can't understand why people a...

"I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones." β€” John Cage
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"I can’t understand why people ...

"I can’t understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I’m frightened by old ones." – John Cage
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"I have nothing to say,...

"I have nothing to say, and I am saying it, and that is poetry." β€” John Cage
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"We need not des...

"We need not destroy the past. It is gone." - John Cage
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"I can't understand why people ...

"I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened of old ones." - John Cage
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"I have nothing ...

"I have nothing to say and I'm saying it." - John Cage
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"The first question I ask myself when something doesn't se...

"The first question I ask myself when something doesn't seem to be beautiful is, 'Why do I think it's not beautiful?' And very shortly I discover that there is no reason." β€”John Cage
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"I can't understand why people a...

"I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones."-John Cage
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"I was fascinated, for e...

"I was fascinated, for everything was going wrong." -- John Cage, Indeterminancy
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"I can't understand why people a...

"I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones." - John Cage
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"I can't understand why people a...

"I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones." John Cage
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