1. 10

    No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.

  2. 9

    A supreme social challenge.

  3. 8

    I do not mind what language an opera is sung in so long as it is an language I do not understand.

  4. 7

    The opera isn't over till the fat lady sings.

  5. 6

    In opera, there is always too much singing.

  6. 5

    For me, you say the words 'concept record,' and the first thing I think of is theater or the opera or something.

  7. 4

    In opera, as with any performing art, to be in great demand and to command high fees you must be good of course, but you must also be famous. The two are different things.

  8. 3

    Bed is the poor man's opera.

  9. 2

    An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it has come down. It starts in my imagination, it becomes my life, and it stays part of my life long after I've left the opera house.

  10. 1

    If I weren't reasonably placid, I don't think I could cope with this sort of life. To be a diva, you've got to be absolutely like a horse.

  1. image quote by Helen Keller

    Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.

  2. image quote by Magic Johnson

    Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates.

  3. image quote by Lolly Daskal

    If you help others get what they want, they will help you get what you want.

  4. image quote by Sayings

    When you can't look on the bright side i will sit with you in the dark.

  5. image quote by Henry Ford

    Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.