There’s something magical about music. It has the power to make us laugh and cry, to motivate us when we’re feeling low and send shivers down our spines. So, to celebrate all the wonderful ways it enriches our lives, we’ve put together some of our all-time favourite quotes from musicians and non-musicians alike about why music is so special. Scroll through the gallery above to feel inspired!

What does music mean to you? Let us know in the comments below.