The best Quotations


If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. therefore, respect every musician in his proper place.
- Robert Schumann

Nothing right can be accomplished in art without enthusiasm.
- Robert Schumann

People compose for many reasons: to become immortal; because the pianoforte happens to be open; because they want to become a millionaire; because of the praise of friends; because they have looked into a pair of beautiful eyes; for no reason whatsoever.
- Robert Schumann

Talent works, genius creates.
- Robert Schumann

The artist vocation is to send light into the human heart.
- Robert Schumann


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Quotation The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life. - writer
Quotation Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten. - writer
Quotation What, then, is the true Gospel of consistency? Change. Who is the really consistent man? The man who changes. Since change is the law of his being, he cannot be consistent if he stick in a rut. - writer
Quotation Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us - and those around us - more effectively. Look for the learning. - writer
Quotation Nor has his death the world deceiv'd than his wondrous life surprise d; if he like a madman liv'd least he like a wise one dy'd. - writer
Quotation Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties. - writer