"Music is moonlight in the gloomy night of life."
"A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast."
"It is not fitting, when one is in God's service, to have a gloomy face or a chilling look."
"If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief."
"I find it hard to take rock groups very seriously or treat them with respect. There is something absurd about these gloomy young men getting together and banging away."