Quotes of Harmonious

“ Hell is full of musical amateurs: music is the brandy of the damned. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ Musical comedies aren't written, they are rewritten. ”

- Stephen Sondheim

“ I think no woman I have had ever gave me so sweet a moment, or at so light a price, as the moment I owe to a newly heard musical phrase. ”

- Henri B. Stendhal

“ Just as certain selections of music will nourish your physical body and your emotional layer, so other musical works will bring greater health to your mind. ”

- Hal A. Lingerman

“ If it is true that the violin is the most perfect of musical instruments, then Greek is the violin of humn thought. ”

- Helen Keller

“ We consider that any man who can fiddle all through one of those Virginia Reels without losing his grip, may be depended upon in any kind of musical emergency. ”

- Mark Twain

“ I had an older brother who was very interested in literature, so I had an early exposure to literature, and and theater. My father sometimes would work in musical comedies. ”

- Francis Ford Coppola

“ If you're going to make a musical, don't cartoon it from the play. Make it better than the play. Have a reason for making it sing. ”

- Jerome Lawrence

“ In no instance is there to be a musical or opera of Inherit the Wind because it doesn't sing. It's an intellectual play. ”

- Jerome Lawrence

“ Melodic invention is one of the surest signs of a divine gift. ”

- Gustav Mahler

“ You know, Python should have won a Grammy for our musical work on the show. ”

- Graham Chapman

“ Sometimes just getting out of the house and doing something you haven't done in a long time (or never done!) can open up the doors to musical inspiration. ”

- Ken Hill

“ When I used to do musical theatre, my dad refused to come backstage. He never wanted to see the props up close or the sets up close. He didn't want to see the magic. ”

- Nia Vardalos

“ If you elect a matinee idol mayor, you're going to have a musical comedy administration. ”

- Robert Moses

“ I don't think today's younger audience,... would even know what 1920s musicals were like. ”

- Julie Andrews

“ How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god. ”

- Alan W. Watts

“ How is it possible that a being with such sensitive jewels as the eyes, such enchanted musical instruments as the ears, and such fabulous arabesque of nerves as the brain can experience itself anything less than a god. ”

- Alan Watts

“ Beauty is a harmonious relation between something in our nature and the quality of the object which delights us. ”

- Blaise Pascal

“ Imagine what a harmonious world it could be if every single person, both young and old shared a little of what he is good at doing. ”

- Quincy Jones

“ It is sadder to find the past again and find it inadequate to the present than it is to have it elude you and remain forever a harmonious conception of memory. ”

- Francis Scott Fitzgerald

“ My private measure of success is daily. If this were to be the last day of my life would I be content with it? To live in a harmonious balance of commitments and pleasures is what I strive for. ”

- Jane Rule

“ The best preparation for a better life next year is a full, complete, harmonious, joyous life this year. ”

- Thomas Dreier

“ The problem of our age is the proper administration of wealth, so that the ties of brotherhood may still bind together the rich and poor in harmonious relationship. ”

- Andrew Carnegie

“ These capitalists generally act harmoniously and in concert, to fleece the people. ”

- Abraham Lincoln

“ If you see good in people, you radiate a harmonious loving energy which uplifts those who are around you. If you can maintain this habit, this energy will turn into a steady flow of love. ”

- Annamalai Swami

“ As a teenager I was more of an anarchist, but now I want people to thrive and be harmonious. ”

- Nicolas Cage

“ Ours is supposed to be a government in which classes and distinctions melt into a harmonious whole. Until we reach this ideal of government, we will be a distracted, contentious people. ”

- T. Thomas Fortune

“ In orbit now we have a small but harmonious collection of Soviet people. ”

- Vladimir M. Komarov

“ It is in virtue that happiness consists, for virtue is the state of mind which tends to make the whole of life harmonious. ”

- Citium Zeno

“ People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson
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