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Artur Rubinstein
(1887-1982) born on
Jan 28
Polish-US virtuoso pianist. He was regarded by many as the 20th century's foremost interpreter of the repertoire.
The result was magnificent . . . I became the father of two girls and two boys, lovely children by good fortune they all look like my wife.

Sometimes I think, not so much am I a pianist, but a vampire. All my life I have lived off the blood of Chopin.
Most people ask for happiness on condition. Happiness can only be felt if you don't set any condition.
It took great courage to ask a beautiful young woman to marry me. Believe me, it is easier to play the whole of Petrushka on the piano.
The first movement represented the struggles of my youth, the following andante the beginning of a more serious aspect of my talent, a scherzo represented well the unexpected success and the finale turned out to be a wonderfully moving end.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "A Little Nightmusic," by Samuel Chotzinoff, 1964.
R: Attributed.
A: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
N: In "A Little Nightmusic," by Samuel Chotzinoff, 1964.
K: On final concert in London's Wigmore Hall, where he had given his first recital, "My Many Years," 1980.

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