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To send light into the darknes...

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

From a pound of iron, that cos...

From a pound of iron, that costs little, a thousand watch-springs can be made, whose value becomes prodigious. The pound you have received from the Lord,--use it faithfully.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

To compose is to remember musi...

To compose is to remember music that has never been written.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

A fiery, good beginner always ...

A fiery, good beginner always stands higher than a master in mediocrity...

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

Only when the form grows clear...

Only when the form grows clear to you, will the spirit become so too.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

We shouldn't repeat the same f...

We shouldn't repeat the same for ages on end, but look into the new as well.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

When you play, do not trouble ...

When you play, do not trouble yourself as to who is listening. Yet always play as though a master listened to you.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

People compose for many reason...

People compose for many reasons, to become immortal; because the piano happens to be open; because they want to become a millionaire; because of the praise of friends; because they have looked into a pair of beautiful eyes; or for no reason whatsoever.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

We may be sure that a genius l...

We may be sure that a genius like Mozart, were he born today, would write concertos like Chopin and not like Mozart.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

It was an unforgettable pictur...

It was an unforgettable picture to see Chopin sitting at the piano like a clairvoyant, lost in his dreams; to see how his vision communicated itself through his playing, and how, at the end of each piece, he had the sad habit of running one finger over the length of the plaintive keyboard, as though to tear himself forcibly away from his dream.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

My whole life has been a strug...

My whole life has been a struggle between Poetry and Prose, or call it Music and Law.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

That first concept is alway th...

That first concept is alway the most naturally and best. The mind errs, the emotion never.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

You should neither play bad co...

You should neither play bad compositions, nor, unless compelled, listen to them.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

Let your intimate friends be c...

Let your intimate friends be chosen from such as are better informed than yourself.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

You will be most readily cured...

You will be most readily cured of vanity or presumption by studying the history of music, and by hearing the master pieces which have been produced at different periods.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

Endeavour to play easy pieces ...

Endeavour to play easy pieces well and with elegance; that is better than to play difficult pieces badly.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

Play always as if in the prese...

Play always as if in the presence of a master.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

When you play, never mind who ...

When you play, never mind who listens to you.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

Think it a vile habit to alter...

Think it a vile habit to alter works of good composers, to omit parts of them, or to insert new-fashioned ornaments. This is the greatest insult you can offer to Art.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

Remember, there are more peopl...

Remember, there are more people in the world than yourself. Be modest! You have not yet invented nor thought anything which others have not thought or invented before. And should you really have done so, consider it a gift of heaven which you are to share with others.

Robert Shuman 62 quotes

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