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Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Colin Wilson, Arthur Rubinstein or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous symphony quote.

A symphony is a stage play with the parts written for instruments instead of for actors. — Colin Wilson

The seasons are what a symphony ought to be: four perfect movements in harmony with each other. — Arthur Rubinstein

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

Pornography is rather like trying to find out about a Beethoven symphony by having somebody tell you about it and perhaps hum a few bars. — Robertson Davies

But we were born of risen apes, not fallen angels, and the apes were armed killers besides. And so what shall we wonder at? Our murders and massacres and missiles, and our irreconcilable regiments? Or our treaties whatever they may be worth; our symphonies however seldom they may be played; our peaceful acres, however frequently they may be converted into battlefields; our dreams however rarely they may be accomplished. The miracle of man is not how far he has sunk but how magnificently he has risen. We are known among the stars by our poems, not our corpses. — Robert Ardrey

I don't see myself necessarily having a burning desire to write a symphony. — Danny Elfman

How full and rich a worldTheirs to inhabit is--Sweet scent of grass and bloom,Playmates' glad symphony,Cool touch of western wind,Sunshine's divine caress.How should they know or feelThey are in darkness?But, oh, the miracle!If a Redeemer came,Laid finger on their eyes--One touch and what a world,New-born in loveliness! — Israel Zangwill

There is the happiness which comes from creative effort. The joy of dreaming, creating, building, whether in painting a picture, writing an epic, singing a song, composing a symphony, devising new invention, creating a vast industry. — Henry Miller