Who said 'Music soothes the savage beast'?
"Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak." William Congreve
"Music has charms to soothe a savage breast," spoken by Almeria in Act I, Scene 1. (The word "breast" is often misquoted as "beast".)
The play was called The Mourning Bride , and the quote id from Act 1 Sc1.
The Offspring on "Time to Relax (Intro)" from the Smash album released in 1994.
Ahhhhh, it's time to relax,
And you know what that means,
A glass of wine, your favourite easy chair,
And of course this compact disc playing and your home stereo. So go on, indulge yourself,
That's right, kick off your shoes, put your feet up,
Lean back and just enjoy the melodies.
After all, music soothes even the savage beasts.
Please note that the question is not about the original phrase, 'the savage breast,' but it is about the altered phrase, 'the savage beast."Bugs Bunny once got a gorilla to stop chasing him by playing the violin...Bugs spots a violin, and noting that "music calms the savage beast", he starts playing the violin in Hurdy-Gurdy Hare.
a princess, disguised as an old beggar, asked if she could stay for the night. when the prince said no, she turned back into her original form and turned the prince into a beast. then she gave him a magical rose, and said that if you find true love before all the petals fall off you will turn back into a prince, if not you will be a beast forever.
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