John Cage Quotes

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Born: September 5, 1912, Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: New York City, New York, USA, August 12, 1992
Occupation: Composer

I have nothing to say, I am saying it, and that is poetry.
- John Cage

The highest purpose is to have no purpose at all. This puts one in accord with nature, in her manner of operation.
- John Cage

There is poetry as soon as we realize that we possess nothing.
- John Cage

We are involved in a life that passes understanding and our highest business is our daily life.
- John Cage

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