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Monday February 13

I believe in God, Mozart, and Beethoven.


                 - Richard Wagner

 

Sunday February 12

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.


- Charles Darwin

 

Saturday February 11

I have done my duty on earth. I have accomplished what I could, and my final wish is to be allowed to finish my Ninth Symphony . . . I trust that death will not deprive me of my pen.

- Anton Bruckner

Friday February 10

I think the job of the artist is to remind people of what they have chosen to forget.
- Arthur Miller

 

Thursday February 09

All the world’s a jest, man is born a joker, and he who laughs last laughs best.
                                                                         

- Falstaff, Giuseppe Verdi

 

Wednesday February 08

Man, a mere inhabitant of the earth, cannot overstep its boundaries! But though he is confined to its crust, he may penetrate into all its secrets.

- Jules Verne

 

Tuesday February 07

Would you like to swing on a star, Carry moonbeams home in a jar. And be better off than you are
Or would you rather be a mule?


- Swinging on a Star, Jimmy Burke & Jimmy Van Heusen

 

 

Monday February 06

An interpreter must give his blood to the work interpreted.
- Claudio Arrau

 

Sunday February 05

Rachmaninoff made a musician out of me. His 'Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini' was the piece that sent me into raptures. It spoke to me. To me, it was a tender entreaty for the misunderstood.
- Joni Mitchell 

 

Saturday February 04

Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
- George Washington

 

Friday February 03

But February made me shiver With every paper I'd deliver. Bad news on the doorstep I couldn't take one more step. I can't remember if I cried When I read about his widowed bride. But something touched me deep inside, The day the music died
      - Don McLean, American Pie

 

Thursday February 02

May you live to be 100 and may the last voice you hear be mine.
- Frank Sinatra