Frederic Chopin Quotes

Frederic Chopin Quotes: When one does a thing, it appears good, otherwise one would not write it. Only later comes reflection, and one discards or accepts the thing. Time is the best censor, and patience a most excellent teacher.
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Frederic Chopin Quote: I haven't heard anything so great for a long time; Beethoven snaps his fingers at the whole world...
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Quotes about Frederic Chopin: After a rest in Edinburgh, where, passing a music-shop, I heard some blind man playing a mazurka of mine...
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Quote about Frederic Chopin: Nothing is more beautiful than a guitar, except, possibly two.
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Frederic Chopin Sayings: I am not fitted to give concerts. The audience intimidates me, I feel choked by its breath, paralyzed by its curious glances, struck dumb by all those strange faces.
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Frederic Chopin Saying: Hats off, gentlemen - a genius! If the mighty autocrat of the north knew what a dangerous enemy threatened him in Chopin's works in the simple tunes of his mazurkas, he would forbid this music. Chopin's works are canons buried in flowers.
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Sayings about Frederic Chopin: Play Mozart in memory of me.
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Saying about Frederic Chopin: If I were still stupider than I am, I should think myself at the apex of my career; yet I know how much I still lack, to reach perfection; I see it the more clearly now that I live only among first-rank artists and know what each one of them lacks.
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Frederic Chopin Quotes: Oh, how miserable it is to have no one to share your sorrows and joys, and, when your heart is heavy, to have no soul to whom you can pour out your woes.
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Frederic Chopin Quote: All the same it is being said everywhere that I played too softly, or rather, too delicately for people used to the piano-pounding of the artists here.
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Quotes about Frederic Chopin: I could express my feelings more easily if they could be put into the notes of music, but as the very best concert would not cover my affection for you, dear daddy, I must use the simple words of my heart, to lay before you my utmost gratitude and filial affection
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Quote about Frederic Chopin: Concerts are never real music, you have to give up the idea of hearing in them all the most beautiful things of art.
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