Quotes by classical

Quotes 1 till 15 of 33.

1 2 3 Next 
  • Benny Green
    Benny Green
    American musician
    Benny Green
    - +
     0
    Actually, I've had very little classical training, although I love listening to classical music very much.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
    William Hazlitt
    - +
     0
    Anyone who has passed through the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not made a fool by it, may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape.
  • Cyril Connolly
    Cyril Connolly
    British criticus 1903-1974
    Cyril Connolly
    - +
     0
    Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
    Elbert Hubbard
    - +
     0
    Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.
  • Arthur Peacocke
    Arthur Peacocke
    English Anglican theologian and biochemist 1924-2006
    Arthur Peacocke
    - +
     0
    Classical philosophical theism maintained the ontological distinction between God and creative world that is necessary for any genuine theism by conceiving them to be of different substances, with particular attributes predicated of each.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
    - +
     0
    Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
    Bruce Lee
    - +
     0
    Do not deny the classical approach, simply as a reaction, or you will have created another pattern and trapped yourself there.
    Source: Tao of Jeet Kune Do (1975)
  • Branford Marsalis
    Branford Marsalis
    American saxophonist, composer, and bandleader 1960-
    Branford Marsalis
    - +
     0
    Humans are imperfect. That's one of the reasons that classical and jazz are in trouble. We're on the quest for the perfect performance and every note has to be right. Man, every note is not right in life.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
    - +
     0
    I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment.
  • Anita Diamant
    Anita Diamant
    American author 1951-
    Anita Diamant
    - +
     0
    I love many kinds of music: world music, jazz, classical, pop.
  • Anne Dudley
    Anne Dudley
    English composer, keyboardist and conductor 1956-
    Anne Dudley
    - +
     0
    I wanted to make a classical piece that was actually designed to be a CD, not designed for performance.
  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
    Barbra Streisand
    - +
     0
    I'd started going to acting classes at 14, played 'Medea' at 15 and really wanted to be a classical actress.
  • Benjamin Clementine
    Benjamin Clementine
    British artist, poet, vocalist, composer, and musician 1988-
    Benjamin Clementine
    - +
     0
    I'm actually doing what I like doing, which is mixing opera music and classical music with soul and folk. And I was writing and talking about what I've actually experienced, and I don't think that's very common.
  • Sylvester Stallone
    Sylvester Stallone
    American actor and filmmaker 1946-
    Sylvester Stallone
    - +
     0
    I'm not handsome in the classical sense. The eyes droop, the mouth is crooked, the teeth aren't straight, the voice sounds like a Mafioso pallbearer, but somehow it all works.
  • Ben Harper
    Ben Harper
    American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist 1969-
    Ben Harper
    - +
     0
    If it comes out sounding like Dixieland jazz or classical or punk or rock or even slightly metal, that's because that's where I'm going to find inspiration.
1 2 3 Next 
All classical famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 33 found