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If you have a recital to do, you have to memorize the songs. I never use music when I do recitals. It produces an instant barrier, both for yourself and the audience.


Bryn Terfel


#barrier #both #i #i do #instant

If every human being disappeared off the face of the earth in an instant, the earth would still keep spinning and the planet would develop new life forms.


Graham Nash


#develop #disappeared #earth #every #face

The first moments of sleep are an image of death; a hazy torpor grips our thoughts and it becomes impossible for us to determine the exact instant when the "I," under another form, continues the task of existence.


Gerard De Nerval


#becomes #continues #death #determine #exact

Humanity needs dreams to be able to survive the miseries of daily existence, even if only for an instant.


Oscar Niemeyer


#daily #dreams #even #existence #humanity

It's very important to write things down instantly, or you can lose the way you were thinking out a line. I have a rule that if I wake up at 3 in the morning and think of something, I write it down. I can't wait until morning - it'll be gone.


Mary Oliver


#gone #i #i write #important #instantly

In this age of globalization, instant real time media and television, everyone all over the world realizes that high energy usage equates with a high standard of living and wealth.


John Olver


#energy #equates #everyone #globalization #high

But a large symphony orchestra basically is a repertory company and it has a very enormous repertoire and it is important for the performers to be able to know how to shift focus so that they instantly become part of the sound world that a particular repertoire demands.


Michael Tilson Thomas


#basically #become #company #demands #enormous

He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever.


Gilbert Parker


#being #burning #came #declared #devotion

I don't feel that the conductor has real power. The orchestra has the power, and every member of it knows instantaneously if you're just beating time.


Itzhak Perlman


#conductor #every #feel #i #instantaneously

Cigarettes are an instant signifier in culture. It punctuates a joke, or puts that extra zing on a punch line. I like them as a prop. I think it can be really useful for character and texture and contrast and all of that.


Martha Plimpton


#cigarettes #contrast #culture #extra #i






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