Miles Davis - Quotes

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I'm always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life.

I'm always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life.

Do not fear mistakes. There are none.

Do not fear mistakes. There are none.

Sometimes you have to play a long time to be able to play like yourself. ---->>>

A legend is an old man with a cane known for what he used to do. I'm still doing it. ---->>>

For me, music and life are all about style. ---->>>

I know what I've done for music, but don't call me a legend. Just call me Miles Davis. ---->>>

Don't play what's there, play what's not there.

Don't play what's there, play what's not there.

I'll play it first and tell you what it is later. ---->>>

The thing to judge in any jazz artist is, does the man project and does he have ideas. ---->>>

It's always been a gift with me, hearing music the way I do. I don't know where it comes from, it's just there and I don't question it. ---->>>

I'll play it and tell you what it is later. ---->>>

You can dominate a game if you dominate on the line... We're just going to have to go out there and work hard and blow people off the ball, and let our runners do what they do best. ---->>>

If you understood everything I say, you'd be me! ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-26, 1926
Birthplace: in Alton, Illinois, The United States
Die: 09-28, 1991
Occupation: Musician

Miles Dewey Davis III (May 26, 1926 – September 28, 1991) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. He is among the most influential and acclaimed figures in the history of jazz and 20th century music. Davis adopted a variety of musical directions in his five-decade career which kept him at the forefront of a number of major stylistic developments in jazz (wikipedia)