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Saturday October 08

I was surrounded by a warm and continual tenderness which very early predisposed me to an almost unhealthy sensitivity. This was to follow me all my life, and was to become the cause of intense joys and inexpressible sufferings.
-  Composer Louis Vierne

Friday October 07

I think a conductor is also a trainer. An orchestra is an instrument and you need somebody to play this instrument.
-  Charles Dutoit

Thursday October 06

Old age is no place for sissies.
-  Bette Davis

Wednesday October 05

Dance First. Think later. It's the natural order.

    -  Samuel Beckett

Tuesday October 04

The purpose of art is not the release of a momentary ejection of adrenalin but is, rather, the gradual, lifelong construction of a state of wonder and serenity.
-  Glenn Gould

Monday October 03

I'm not making any absurd comparisons between myself and Bach, but I aspire to that, that my music will have the legs to survive whatever context it finds itself in.
 – Steve Reich

Sunday October 02

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
-  Mahatma Ghandi

Saturday Oct 01

I am a general. My soldiers are the keys and I have to command them.  -  Vladimir Horowitz

Friday September 30

No human race is superior; no religious faith is inferior. All collective judgments are wrong. Only racists make them.
-  Elie Wiesel

Thursday September 29

I cannot tell you how much I love to play for people. Would you believe it -- sometimes when I sit down to practice and there is no one else in the room, I have to stiffle an impulse to ring for the elevator man and offer him money to come in and hear me.
                          -  Arthur Rubinstein

Wednesday Sept 28

Do not fear mistakes, there are none.  -  Miles Davis

Tuesday September 27

There is no room in the world, as you say, for second rate work.   -  Gerald Finzi