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by Monsieur Pierre

Quotes about Improvement in Life

Quotes about Improvement in Life collected from various sources. Hope you’ll find them inspirational.

“Can’t you listen to chords without knowing their provenance and destination? Where do they come from? Where do they go to? Do you really have to know that? Listen to them: that’s enough. But if you don’t want to understand, run along to the Head and tell him I’m ruining your ear.” – Claude Debussy
“Don’t be dismayed at good-byes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting agin, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends.” – Richard Bach
“When we have done good ninety-nine times and then do an evil, how common it is … to look at that one evil all the day long and never think of the good.” – Brigham Young
“Try not. Do or do not. There is no try.” – Yoda, from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
“The armour of falsehood is subtly wrought out of darkness, and hides a man not only from others, but from his own soul.” – E. M. Forster
“I don’t want an ornament dangling from my branches…. I want another tree to share its roots, stand tall and rest stoically at my side.” – Evan Craves
life improvement quotes“It is amazing how much you can accomplish if you don’t care who gets the credit.” – Harry Truman
“He who is not prepared today will be less so tomorrow.” – Ovid
“I’ve always thought that a feeling which changes never existed in the first place.” – Gail Wynand, from The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
“No rock and roll ensemble, however inspired, can deliver the kind of musical variety obtainable with the resources of 110 instruments.” – Nicholas Meyer
“There is no law against composing music when one has no ideas whatsoever.” – The National, Paris
“Here I am, where I ought to be.” – Isak Dinesen
“Discovery consists of seeing what everybody else has seen and thinking what nobody else has thought.” – Albert-Szent-Gyorgyi
“Significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them.” – Albert Einstein
“Ultimately, we can do only what we are constituted to do: whether we do it well or not is what really matters – and contact with durable human instincts is more vital than tagging onto fashions.” – Robert Simpson
“The superior person tries to promote music as a means to the perfection of human culture. When such music previals, and people’s minds are led towards the right ideals and aspirations, we may see the appearance of a great nation.” – Confucius
“All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all that I have not seen.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end.” – Spock, from Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
“Every composer cannot expect to have a worldwide message, but he may reasonably expect to have a special message for his own people.” – Ralph Vaughan Williams
“What you are is God’s gift to you; what you do with yourself is your gift to God.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“If we will be guided by wisdom, our judgment will be corrected, and we will find that we can improve very much.” – Brigham Young
“But do you know what I had to go through to get to that C major?” – Josef Suk
“Do the thing and you will have the power.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.” – Albert Einstein
“I am sure my music has a taste of codfish in it.” – Edvard Grieg
“Gentlemen, the deeper I delve into the sciences of this universe, the more clearly I believe that one God or Force or Influence has organized it all for our discovery.” – Albert Einstein
“I’m not one who uses words like ‘never’ or ‘always’ – those are absolute terms I never use.” – George Deukmejian
“God gave us Music that we might pray without words.” – Anonymous
“What would be the use of immortality to a person who cannot use well a half hour?” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Dictatorship is the most effective form of govenment. The only problem is sometimes you get some bad guys in there.” – Howie Bishop
“Education is a continual process of revision.” – Larry Starr
“Taking a political point of view for me is more than emotions, it is reason, analysis, strategy. I think that one must think very carefully and thoroughly about one’s methods.” – Jan van Vlijmen
“Isn’t it clear that there are many occasions when shooting a cannon at sparrows is completely unnecessary and pointless?” – Dmitri Shostakovich
“You know why conductors live so long? Because we perspire so much.” – Sir John Barbirolli

Improvement in life is so important. That’s why it’s good to read what others had to say about it in the past.

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