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Margueritte Harmon Bro
“Many people are inventive, sometimes cleverly so. But real creativity begins with the drive to work on and on and on.”
“For her there were three kinds of composers: the poor ones, the great ones, and Bach.”
“... the most important thing any person can do is to get out of the light. Get out of his own light, I mean. Most of the time we let our shadows block off the sun. It takes so much not-doing to accomplish anything.”
“... Alan said that as a musician he was a good basketball player.”
“... sometimes what you want to do has to fail so you won't.”
“It is our job only to make the music. The audience that should hear it will be brought to our music at the right time.”
Margueritte Harmon Bro, U.S. writer
(1894 - 1977)