There is this quote that is attributed to Plato, but there are many ‘source experts’ out there who disagree. Even though the dictionary below attributes it to him, it does not list which book it comes from. You can read about misquotes here and here, or do your own search. I don’t care if it didn’t come from Plato, its good! It is a fav and something I believe deep in my Heart-Gut-Soul (I may elaborate on that term in a later post.) Have you ever thought about life without Music?
Music is a moral law. It gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, and life to everything. It is the essence of order, and leads to all that is good, just and beautiful, of which it is the invisible, but nevertheless dazzling, passionate, and eternal form (Plato). (Wordsworth Dictionary of Musical Quotations, 1991, p. 45).Plato