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Found 15 thoughts of Miles Davis

The reason I dont play ballads? Because I love to play them.

Miles Davis

Do not fear mistakes, there are none.

Miles Davis

First you imitate, then you innovate.

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life.

Miles Davis

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.

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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

Miles Davis

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.

Miles Davis

For me, music and life are all about style.

Miles Davis