Robert A. Schumann (June 08, 1810 - July 29, 1856)
The painter turns a poem into a painting; the musician sets a picture to music.
Robert A. Schumann
To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.
Talent works, genius creates.
People compose for many reasons: to become immortal; because the pianoforte 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; for no reason whatsoever.
The study of the history of music and the hearing of masterworks of different epochs will quickly cure you of vanity and self-adoration
If you looked at the stock market last year, for the first three quarters the market was down and it made it all up in the fourth quarter,
Past agricultural policies have not been good. Governments understand they must be providing long-term solutions.
Quarrels end, but words once spoken never die