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Vanessa Mae Quotes and Sayings

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Violin playing is a physical art with great traditions behind it.
- Vanessa Mae

Beethoven and Beatles, Mozart and Michael Jackson,
Paganini and Prince - I like them all.
- Vanessa Mae

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.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan
trying to play the violin.
- Honore de Balzac

 

A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin;
what else does a man need to be happy?
- Albert Einstein

Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning
the instrument as one goes on.
- Samuel Butler

I would also like to thank my father who discouraged
me from playing the violin at an early age.
- Paul Desmond

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The soprano has all those other instruments in it.
It's got the soprano song voice, flute,
violin, clarinet, and tenor elements and can even approach
the baritone in intensity.
- Steve Lacy

Another thing that I don't like to do is show too much how it goes.
I do it once in a blue moon.
Sometimes there are lessons when I don't pick up a violin at all.
- Itzhak Perlman

When I was five I had violin lessons.
- Randy Bachman

At the age of nine, playing the violin at school,
and then onto the mandolin.
- Noel Redding

I wasn't making it with the violin because I was playing
all of the 'long hair' stuff.
- Louis Prima

There was one thing Beethoven didn't do.
When one of his string quartets was played,
you can believe the second violin wasn't improvising.
- Wynton Marsalis

A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and
climbs it while playing a violin.
- Edmond de Goncourt

Love is not love, without a violin playing goat.
- Julia Roberts

I was much distressed by next door people who had twin
babies and played the violin;
but one of the twins died,
and the other has eaten the fiddle, so all is peace.
- Edward Lear

It takes generosity to discover the whole through others.
If you realize you are only a violin,
you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin -
it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring.
- S. J. Perelman

It was really amazing.
I mean, he'd never mentioned that he played in the symphony,
like serious violin playing, not fiddle playing.
And he just blew us away.
- Guy Clark

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.
- Ethel Barrymore

I tried to learn the violin for a while.
- Peter Wright

Whoever heard of an electric violin,
electric cello or,
for that matter, an electric singer?
- Andres Segovia

Happiness isn't happiness unless there's a violin-playing goat.
- Julia Roberts

If I'm playing a violin thing, for instance,
I tend to respond to that sound with the way I finger.
- Andy Summers

Mozart has written opera, symphony, sacred and chamber music -
not to mention his piano and violin concerti.
- Neville Marriner

Working with a bunch of actors is like trying to tune each violin.
- Patrice Leconte

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

Happiness is a thing to be practiced,
like the violin.
- John Lubbock

I played violin and got into that Suzuki program in the second grade.
- Adam Jones

As a young child, I played the violin.
I think that that started the spark.
- Peggy Fleming

I am playing the violin, that's all I know,
nothing else, no education, no nothing.
You just practice every day.
- Itzhak Perlman

I had studied violin from age 7 to 14.
- Amar Bose

No one should be allowed to play the violin until he has mastered it.
- Jim Fiebig

When I first wrote for orchestra, I didn't realize,
when you have 20 people playing a violin line,
that is very different than one person playing that line.
- David Del Tredici

I am very lucky and grateful to have this living link to a past era,
the violin presumably having much more history to it
than the later portion that I know.
- Lara St.
John

The difference between a violin and a viola is that a viola burns longer.
- Victor Borge

I took up violin because my best mate had taken it up,
so I did likewise.
- Noel Redding

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.
- Georgia O'Keeffe

I was playing violin for a long time,
about 6 years.
It takes a while.
You need very patient people in your house when you have a violin.
- Kevin Eubanks

Let me be very honest and just say that if any airline
would let me take the violin and the laptop on board
I would fly that airline all the time.
- Lara St.
John

I learned, too, how it was possible with the help of
the picture and action to transform an apparently insignificant
violin passage into an incident,
and to lift a simple horn call into a thing of stupendous
significance by means of scenic emphasis.
- Anton Seidl

My brother Leon started it all.
He played the piano.
In school they made me leader of the orchestra because I played the violin,
but I followed Leon and the boys in his jazz band around.
- Louis Prima

I know a girl who cries when she practices violin because
each note sounds so pure it just cuts into her,
and then the melody comes pouring out her eyes.
Now, to me, everything else just sounds like a lie.
- Conor Oberst

I basically started playing violin at the age of six.
That lasted about three years because my previous teacher
died and the second teacher didn't really know how
to successfully get me going.
- Miroslav Vitous

I had different bands.
I played with the Acoustic Warriors for the most part,
without girl singers.
It was the same kind of sound, acoustic guitar,
bass, with violin and sometimes accordion,
and the guys would sing, that kind of thing.
- Dan Hicks

Of course the most difficult thing on the violin is always intonation.
The second one is rhythm.
If you play in tune, in time with a good sound that's already high level.
Those three are the main things.
- Ruggiero Ricci

Take a sound from whatever source, a note on a violin,
a scream, a moan, a creaking door, and there is always
this symmetry between the sound basis,
which is complex and has numerous characteristics which
emerge through a process of comparison within our perception.
- Pierre Schaeffer

The Third Quartet I made the instruments in pairs -
Two different pairs -
Violin and viola,
and violin and cello.
They played very different things from each other all through the whole piece.
- Elliott Carter

Where there is great love,
there are always miracles.
- Willa Cather

Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate;
only love can do that.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

Use the power of your word
in the direction of truth and love.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

Life is a reflection of intent.
Love reflects love.
Hate reflects hate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

People will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget
how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

I love you just the way you are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have found that if you love life,
life will love you back.
- Arthur Rubinstein

Love Without Limits.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is when the other person's happiness
is more important than your own.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Forgiveness is an act of self-love and respect.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Where There is Love,
Nothing is Missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

This day I will marry my friend,
the one I laugh with, live for, dream with, love.
- Anonymous

Do all things with love.
- Og Mandino

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

Love me when I least deserve it,
because that's when I really need it.
- Swedish Proverb

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

A new command I give you: Love one another.
As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth (John 13:34)

I Dream This Day of Wondrous Things,
of Peace and Hope and Pride.
I Dance My Dance with Life Today,
I'm Filled with Love Inside.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past,
but by the love we're not extending in the present.
- Marianne Williamson


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