It is also said to soothe the savage beast.

Music unites all qualities: it can exalt us, divert us, cheer us up or break the hardest of hearts with the softest of its melancholy tones. But its principal task is to lead our thoughts to higher things, to elevate, even to make us tremble.

Friedrich Nietzsche

h/t Explore

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One comment on “It is also said to soothe the savage beast.

  1. Or, as in the case of Burning Man, it can thump through the night, taking people back to their earliest tribal origins. –Curt

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