A. R. Rahman quotes

  • If music wakes you up, makes you think, heals you...then, I guess the music is working.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Thinking #Make You Think #Music Is

  • Your best success comes after your greatest disapponitment
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Best Success

  • Music is all about transporting people; speaking a language which languages fail to express.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #People #Language #Failing

  • All my life I have had a choice of hate and love. I chose love and I am here
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Hate #Choices #Love And Hate

  • Music is language itself. It should not have any barriers of caste, creed, language or anything. Music is one, only cultures are different. Music is the language of languages. It is the ultimate mother of languages.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Mother #Different #Culture

  • The more you know the less you talk.
    -- A. R. Rahman

  • Dear Mr. and Mrs. Obama, Thank you for sending me Christmas and New Year greetings yet again. Welcome back to India... Would have loved to host you at my concert in Baroda on the 26th!
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #New Year #Years #India

  • I want to go beyond the restrictions of language, religion and caste, and music is the only thing that allows me to do that.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Want #Language #Restriction

  • My biggest dream to connect people through music has come true. In a world where there are enough reasons to separate us, the Oscars have unified us.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Dream #People #World

  • Rather than making money I believe in making people happy, all other things are secondary. Money isn't important, creative satisfaction is
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Believe #People #Creative

  • I love the voice - it’s the most perfect instrument ever heard. It’s God given.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Voice #Perfect #Given

  • Music knows no barrier of age or culture. It isn’t about being politically correct or even making a statement. Music is what appeals to the ears and touches your soul.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Soul #Age #Culture

  • Music is something that takes you to a world which is very different from the world of hatred,jealousy, and all those negative emotions
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Hatred #Negative #Different

  • Be original and find your inner voice. The rest will follow.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Voice #Inner Voice

  • In my opinion, everybody has the same soul from God and we are united by that. Outside, our bodies are different, our faces are different, but inside we are all the same, we share the same feelings of sadness, love, pain My music comes out of these feelings. Whether it is Japanese music, African, Qawalli, or any other form of music, if it touches your heart it becomes important for me.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Pain #Sadness #Heart

  • No regrets. There is no time for that. Regret is boring.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Regret #No Regrets #Boring

  • Your inner voice is the voice of divinity. To hear it, we need to be in solitude, even in crowded places.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Voice #Solitude #Needs

  • I was a common man, and I will always remain a common man. No amount of stardom will ever consume my soul. Money comes, money goes. Fame comes, fame goes. I believe every human being is a celebrity in their own right.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Believe #Men #Soul

  • After a point of time, when you get success and fame, money and everything, the purpose of life has to be redefined. For me, I think that purpose is to build bridges. Artists can do that very easily, more than politicians.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Thinking #Artist #Bridges

  • I wanted to be part of something bigger
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Bigger #Wanted

  • Each one of us has our own evolution of life, and each one of us goes through different tests which are unique and challenging. But certain things are common. And we do learn things from each other's experience. On a spiritual journey, we all have the same destination.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Spiritual #Unique #Journey

  • When you do something with a lot of honesty, appetite and commitment, the input reflects the output.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Honesty #Commitment #Input

  • You can't be without passion. Passion means the possessiveness to be the best.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Passion #Mean #Being The Best

  • In my case dust has become Gold
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Dust #Gold #Cases

  • Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life. To be successful, it is also very important to be humble and never let fame or money travel to your head.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Passion #Humble #Successful

  • The search is more important than the destination
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Important #Destination

  • If a musician wants to blossom into a full-fledged person, it's not enough if he knows only classical music; nor it is enough if he's well-versed only in raagas and techniques. Instead, he should be a knowledgeable person interested in life and philosophy. In his personal life there should be, atleast in some corner of his heart, a tinge of lingering sorrow.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Philosophy #Heart #Sorrow

  • I like music that is able to stir my soul. My music is a spiritual exercise
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Spiritual #Exercise #Soul

  • The more I compose, the more I know that I don't know it all. I think it's a good way to start. If you think you know it all, the work becomes a repetition of what you've already done.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Music #Thinking #Way

  • I believe that whatever comes at a particular time is a blessing from God.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Believe #Blessing #Particular

  • There have been predictions that the world will come to an end on 21.12.12. But I look around me and I see so much scope for hope.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Looks #World #Scope

  • People Expect Something New From Me All The Time.And That's Good It Keeps Me On The Edge
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #People #Something New

  • While other creators make a big show of their art Mani Sir makes it look as though anyone can do what he does.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Art #Doe #Looks

  • The music had to be rooted, and yet had to branch out,like the wild imagination of a child.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Children #Imagination #Branches

  • I am a big admirer of Sachin and his personality. He is a source of inspiration for the country and just looking at his photographs gives a lot of positive vibes.
    -- A. R. Rahman

    #Country #Inspiration #Giving

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