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He lifted the violin to his shoulder then, and raised the bow. And he played.

- Cassandra Clare
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“I was much distressed by next door people who had twin babies and played the violin; but one of t ...

- Edward Lear
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To me, mathematics is like playing the violin. Some people can do it - others can't. If you don't ha ...

- Freeman Dyson
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I started playing the violin at age 3, and I was very fortunate because there were people who heard ...

- Phil Ramone
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I practice three hours daily on my violin so I won't get worse.

- Jack Benny
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“Singing has always seemed to me the most perfect means of expression. It is so spontaneous. And a ...

- Georgia O'keeffe
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I play guitar a bit. I'm trying to learn drums - I feel like I can play violin. I've never tried, bu ...

- Alexa Chung
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“If it hadn't been for her I wouldn't have been able to do it. She took apart the violin, piece by ...

- Cynthia Davis
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Age enlarges and enriches the powers of some musical instruments - notably those of the violin - but ...

- Mark Twain
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If I'm playing a violin thing, for instance, I tend to respond to that sound with the way I finger.

- Andy Summers
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Learning to play golf is like learning to play the violin. It's not only difficult to do, it's very ...

- Hal Linden
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“I was so little inspired by violin instruction at the Guildhall School that I kept in the cloakro ...

- William Primrose
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[Billy Strayhorn] understood the violin as well as he understood Jazz, and he wrote for the violin a ...

- Stephane Grappelli
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I actually play piano and violin, but I don't have a passion for it. It didn't make me wake up in th ...

- Ellen Hollman
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“I don't own anything but my violin, and I'm sleeping on my manager's couch.”

- J. Loren Wince
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One may imagine that a man who blew the trumpet for his living would be glad to play the violin for ...

- Winston Churchill
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My mother playing the violin and my father and grandfather playing the piano, classical stuff.

- Pete Seeger
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The soprano has all those other instruments in it. It's got the soprano song voice, flute, violin, c ...

- Steve Lacy
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A novel is like a bow, and the violin that produces the sound is the reader's soul.

- Stendhal
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“My violin is called Kylie as she sounds great and is perfectly formed.”

- Nigel Kennedy
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Playing the violin and singing and whistling are just three different ways of making sound.

- Andrew Bird
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