1. 10

    Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.

  2. 9

    The difference between a violin and a viola is that a viola burns longer.

  3. 8

    The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.

  4. 7

    No one should be allowed to play the violin until he has mastered it.

  5. 6

    The second fiddle. I can get plenty of first violinists, but to find someone who can play the second fiddle with enthusiasm

  6. 5

    A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin.

  7. 4

    Happiness is a thing to be practiced, like the violin.

  8. 3

    Marriage is like a violin. After the music is over, you still have the strings.

  9. 2

    It takes generosity to discover the whole through others. If you realize you are only a violin, you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert.

  10. 1

    . . . colors like a flourish of trumpets or pianissimo on the violin, great, calm, oscillating, splintered surgances . . . . Is this not form?