40 Music Therapy Quotes to Heal You From Inside

Music has been in use for years as a type of therapy.

Music heals us by reducing pain, anxiety and tension.

Music therapy is really beneficial and can alleviate many health issues.

Let’s have a look at some of the best music therapy quotes.

Music Therapy Quotes


Music is life itself. ~ Louis Armstrong.


Music is the strongest form of magic. ~ Marilyn Manson.


Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life. ~ Jean Paul.


Without music, life would be a mistake. ~ Friedrich Nietzsche.


Music should be an essential part of every analysis. ~ Carl Jung.


Music expresses that which cannot be put into words. ~ Victor Hugo.


Who hears music, feels his solitude peopled at once. ~ Robert Browning.


Music can heal the wounds that medicine cannot touch. ~ Debasish Mridha.


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

Healing Music Therapy Quotes

Life seems to go on without effort when I am filled with music. ~ George Eliot.

Music is a great healer. Begin and end your day with music. ~ Lailah Gifty Akita.

Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without. ~ Confucius.

Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart. ~ Pablo Casals.

Music is one of the longest standing self prescribed therapy in history. ~ Erin Seibert.

Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life. ~ Ludwig van Beethoven.

If everyone started off the day singing, just think how happy they’d be. ~ Lauren Myracle.

Classical music is the best, and cheapest, mind-altering drug in the world. ~ Kamand Kojouri.

There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats. ~ Albert Schweitzer.

Best Music Therapy Quotes

Music acts like a magic key, to which the most tightly closed heart opens. ~ Maria von Trapp.

Music has healing power. It has the ability to take people out of themselves for a few hours. ~ Elton John.

Music brings a warm glow to my vision, thawing mind and muscle from their endless wintering. ~ Haruki Murakami.

Music replays the past memories, awakens our forgotten worlds and make our minds travel. ~ Michael Bassey Johnson.

Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness. ~ Maya Angelou.

Music therapy helps speech, but also motor skills, memory and balance. Also emotionally uplifting. ~ Dr. Sanjay Gupta.

Music is our common energy. Add music to your life, every day. What does your musical life consist of? ~ Andrew Pacholyk.

My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary. ~ Martin Luther.

Famous Music Therapy Quotes

Music is therapy. Music moves people. It connects people in ways that no other medium can. It pulls heart strings. It acts as medicine. ~ Macklemore.

I would teach children music, physics and philosophy; but most importantly music, for the patterns in music and all the arts are the keys to learning. ~ Plato.

I think any time I’ve ever got down or ever felt low the one thing that picks me up from that is writing a song about it. At least you’ve got a positive experience out of a bad experience. ~ Ed Sheeran.

Music can be a profound step in the exploration of self, in the conscious act of honest reflection that goes by many names-mindfulness, meditation, self-discovery, self-empowerment, and enlightenment. ~ Amy Camie.

I regard music therapy as a tool of great power in many neurological disorders – Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s – because of its unique capacity to organize or reorganize cerebral function when it has been damaged. ~Oliver Sacks

Quotes about Music Therapy

As a music therapist, having produced an album about the human condition – about anxiety, ADD, and the whole spectrum of what we’re doing, it’s…it’s just such an honor to create art that does more than entertain. ~ Jon Samson.

Listening to music has a positive impact on our health, by helping us recover faster when we experience stress, and through the reduction of the stress hormone cortisol, to help us achieve a calm state or homeostasis. ~ Alex Doman.

Music does a lot of things for a lot of people. It’s transporting, for sure. It can take you right back, years back, to the very moment certain things happened in your life. It’s uplifting, it’s encouraging, it’s strengthening. ~ Aretha Franklin.

The idea of music having a use goes back centuries. The beginnings of written-down music was the liturgy, and obviously, that has a connection with the idea of a meditative state and all of that. So music can really be useful in that way. ~ Max Richter.

Music therapy, to me, is music performance without the ego. It’s not about entertainment as much as it’s about empathizing. If you can use music to slip past the pain and gather insight into the workings of someone else’s mind, you can begin to fix a problem. ~ Jodi Picoult.

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