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Wednesday October 26

Without a song, each day would be a century. - Gospel singer Mahalia Jackson

Tuesday October 25

Ah, music! What a beautiful art! But what a wretched profession! - Georges Bizet

Monday October 24

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Sunday October 23

My people will sleep for one hundred years, but when they awake, it will be the artists who give them their spirit back.

– Louis Riel

Saturday October 22

Music embodies feeling without forcing it to contend and combine with thought, as it is forced in most arts and especially in the art of words. - Franz Liszt

Friday October 21

Music is the social act of communication among people, a gesture of friendship, the strongest there is.
- Malcolm Arnold

Thursday October 20

I have never met a vampire personally, but I don't know what might happen tomorrow.

- Bela Lugosi

Wednesday Oct 19

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.

-  Cellist Jacqueline Du Pré

Tuesday October 18

I always believed 'The Fly' to be a classic opera story. It's a tale of love and death, true love surviving in the face of physical decay and ultimate sacrifice.

            - Canadian film composer Howard Shore

Monday October 17

Knowledge is not skill. Knowledge plus ten thousand times is skill. - Shinichi Suzuki

Sunday October 16

Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates life.
- Oscar Wilde

Saturday October 15

Shall I ever tire of listening to it, of contemplating it and breathing its atmosphere? And each time is like the first time! An enigma, a miracle of natural reproduction; no, even more than that, sheer magic!
-  Pianist Sviatoslav Richter on Debussy’s ‘La Mer’ which premiered today in 1905 in Paris