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Emanuel Ax Quotes and Sayings
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We should welcome applause whenever it comes.
- Emanuel Ax

Everybody makes his path differently.
- Emanuel Ax

Even if you don't like a concert of mine,
please, please applaud at the end anyway.
- Emanuel Ax

The stage is close to being in the middle of the hall,
so that the performers are surrounded by the listeners.
I feel that we are all experiencing the music together.
- Emanuel Ax

 

If the audience walks out of a concert thinking,
What a wonderful experience, then we have done our job.
- Emanuel Ax

I have been coming to Los Angeles since 1975 to perform.
- Emanuel Ax

Sometimes I wish that applause would come just a bit later,
when it is so beautifully hushed that I feel like holding
my breath in the silence of the end.
- Emanuel Ax

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Mozart often wrote to his family that certain variations
or sections of pieces were so successful that they
had to be encored immediately,
even without waiting for the entire piece to end.
- Emanuel Ax

Pianists don't argue too much generally because we
have such a hard time just getting things right;
arguing is for string players.
- Emanuel Ax

I have always thought that my ear is also very influenced by my eyes.
- Emanuel Ax

A lot of it just has to do with luck,
serendipity.
- Emanuel Ax

How wonderful it is to play with someone you feel very close to.
- Emanuel Ax

We seem to have set up some very arcane rules as to
when it is actually OK to applaud.
- Emanuel Ax

Everyone is different.
Sometimes it's very exciting; sometimes very scary.
- Emanuel Ax

All of us love applause, and so we should -
it means that the listener likes us!
- Emanuel Ax

If there were no rules about when to applaud,
we in the audience would have the right response almost always.
- Emanuel Ax

I have been trying to find out exactly when listeners
and performers decided that applause between movements would not be allowed,
but nobody seems to have been willing to admit that they were the culprit.
- Emanuel Ax

I usually only play with very close friends.
- Emanuel Ax

The sheer force of the music calls for a wild audience reaction.
- Emanuel Ax

Applause should be an emotional response to the music,
rather than a regulated social duty.
- Emanuel Ax

It is wonderful to see how happy all my friends in
the LA Philharmonic are in their new home.
- Emanuel Ax

Two things a man should never be angry at:
what he can help,
and what he cannot help.
- Thomas Fuller PHOTO

Laugh when you can,
apologize when you should,
and let go of what you can't change.
Life's too short to be anything... but happy.
- Anonymous PHOTO

The formula for achieving a successful relationship is simple:
you should treat all disasters as if they were trivialities
but never treat a triviality as if it were a disaster.
- Quentin Crisp

Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The truth. It is a beautiful and terrible thing,
and should be treated with caution.
- J. K. Rowling PHOTO

Old age has deformities enough of its own.
It should never add to them the deformity of vice.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

If a man is proud of his wealth,
he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.
- Socrates

Intellectual growth should commence at birth
and cease only at death.
- Albert Einstein

We should be too big to take offense
and too noble to give it.
- Abraham Lincoln

The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live
that his happiness shall depend
as little as possible on external things.
- Epictetus

Could we change our attitude,
we should not only see life differently,
but life itself would be different.
- Katherine Mansfield

Life should not be a journey to the grave
with the intention of arriving safely
in a pretty and well preserved body,
but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke,
thoroughly used up, totally worn out,
and loudly proclaiming, "Wow! What a Ride!"
- Hunter S. Thompson

No idea is so outlandish that it should not be considered
with a searching but at the same time a steady eye.
- Winston Churchill

All major religious traditions
carry basically the same message,
that is love, compassion and forgiveness.
The important thing is they should
be part of our daily lives.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Everyone should carefully observe
which way his heart draws him,
and then choose that way with all his strength.
- Hasidic Proverb

A man should look for what is,
and not for what he thinks should be.
- Albert Einstein

We should not pretend to understand the world
only by the intellect.
The judgment of the intellect
is only part of the truth.
- Carl Jung

People should think things out fresh
and not just accept conventional terms
and the conventional way of doing things.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

You either do it completely and utterly,
or you should stop doing it.
- Bono (paraphrase)

No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority.
- Robert A. Heinlein

We should take care not to make the intellect our god;
it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
- Albert Einstein

If you have built castles in the air,
your work need not be lost;
that is where they should be.
Now put foundations under them.
- Henry David Thoreau

What people often mean by getting rid of conflict
is getting rid of diversity,
and it is of the utmost importance
that these should not be considered the same.
- M. P. Follett

Many people excuse their own faults
but judge other persons harshly.
We should reverse this attitude
by excusing others' shortcomings
and by harshly examining our own.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

I surrender to life as it is, not as it should be.
- Richard Carlson

In order to succeed, your desire for success should
be greater than your fear of failure.
- Bill Cosby

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care
for people will hear them and be influenced
by them for good or ill.
- The Buddha

We should distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
- Henry David Thoreau

The only way to store information is by agreement.
The belief system is like a Book of Law that rules our mind.
Our biggest fear is taking the risk to be alive.
Humans punish themselves endlessly
for not being what they believe they should be.
We have the need to be accepted and to be loved by others,
but we cannot accept and love ourselves.
- don Miguel Ruiz

If a man is called to be a street sweeper,
he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted,
or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.
He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts
of heaven and earth will pause to say,
here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor,
nor should life rest on a single hope.
- Epictetus

We should not moor a ship with one anchor,
or our life with one hope.
- Epictetus

Life is a great big canvas,
and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
- Danny Kaye

While the laughter of joy is in
full harmony with our deeper life,
the laughter of amusement
should be kept apart from it.
The danger is too great of thus learning
to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery,
and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.
- Lewis Carroll

You should not confuse your career with your life.
- Dave Barry

I soothe my conscience now with the thought that
it is better for hard words to be on paper
than that Mummy should carry them in her heart.
- Anne Frank

Whatever your life's work is, do it well.
A man should do his job so well that the living,
the dead, and the unborn could do it no better.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

There is NOTHING that I "must",
"have to", or "should" do today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
- Abraham Lincoln

It is one thing to say that something should be done,
but quite a different matter to do it.
- Aesop

People who say it cannot be done should not
interrupt those who are doing it.
- George Bernard Shaw

Those who have come here to hate should leave now;
for in their hate, they only betray themselves.
- Terry Goodkind

The value of a man should be seen in what he gives
and not in what he is able to receive.
- Albert Einstein

All discarded lovers should be given a second chance,
but with somebody else.
- Mae West

Sex education may be a good idea in the schools,
but I don't believe the kids should be given homework.
- Bill Cosby

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others,
you should put a good deal of thought
into the happiness that you are able to give.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

You should never be content with so little,
when you can reach out for something big.
- Charles L. Allen
(This quote is about making a big difference
in the world - not about greed)

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy,
the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child.
The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
- Emma Goldman

If a man does not make new acquaintances
as he advances through life,
he will soon find himself alone.
A man, sir, should keep his friendships in constant repair.
- Samuel Johnson

Maybe I could have loved you better.
Maybe you should have loved me more.
Maybe our hearts were just next in line.
Maybe everything breaks sometime.
- Jewel


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