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  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what a man needs to be happy ?
  • Amos Oz
    Amos Oz
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    A translation of a work of literature is like playing a violin concerto on the piano.
    Source: The Believer Interview 20 oct 2016
  • Alain de Botton
    Alain de Botton
    Swiss-born British author 1969-
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    Being content is perhaps no less easy than playing the violin well; and requires no less practice.
  • Ethel Barrymore
    Ethel Barrymore
    American actress 1879-1959
    Ethel Barrymore
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    Fundamentally I feel that there is as much difference between the stage and the films as between a piano and a violin. Normally you can't become a virtuoso in both.
  • Sir John Lubbock
    Sir John Lubbock
    British statesman and banker 1834-1913
    Sir John Lubbock
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    Happiness is a thing to be practiced, like the violin.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
    Napoleon
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    I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.
  • Adam Jones
    Adam Jones
    American musician 1965-
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    I played violin and got into that Suzuki program in the second grade.
  • Robert Schumann
    Robert Schumann
    German composer and music critic 1810-1856
    Robert Schumann
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    If we were all determined to play the first violin we should never have an ensemble. therefore, respect every musician in his proper place.
  • Caroline Shaw
    Caroline Shaw
    American violinist, singer and composer 1982-
    Caroline Shaw
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    It was sort of an experiment to try to leave the violin. Can I be a real person without this thing? It was a big part of my identity.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
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    Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
  • Samuel Butler
    Samuel Butler
    English poet 1612-1680
    Samuel Butler
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    Life is like playing the violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
  • Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin-it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring.
  • Georgia O'Keeffe
    Georgia O'Keeffe
    American painter and artist 1887-1986
    Georgia O'Keeffe
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    Singing has always seemed to me the most perfect means of expression. It is so spontaneous. And after singing, I think the violin. Since I cannot sing, I paint.
  • Honoré de Balzac
    Honoré de Balzac
    French writer 1799-1850
    Honoré de Balzac
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    The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.
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