The older the fiddler, the sweeter the tune.
— English Proverbs

A man must pay the fiddler, in my case it so happened that a whole symphony orchestra often had to be subsidized.
John Barrymore fiddler quote

You know, if you really want to fiddle the old-time way, you've got to learn the dance. The contra-dances, hoedowns. It's all in the rhythm of the bow. The great North Carolina fiddle player Tommy Jarrell said, 'If a feller can't bow, he'll never make a fiddler. He might make a violin player, but he'll never make no fiddler.'
— Alison Krauss

He was a fiddler, and consequently a rogue.
— Jonathan Swift

I went to see Harvey again in Fiddler. Harvey's throat is getting better.
— Rip Taylor