We must frankly recognise and examine the possible harmful influence of music. This should not surprise or shock us. Everything which is effective can be so either for good or ill.
Music, even when it is not directly stimulating the passions nor inducing depression and discordance, can be harmful owing solely to the fact that it arouses and nourishes an excessive state of emotion which, when it is not transmuted into constructive activity, weakens the character
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