E. Y. Harburg - Quotes

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Leave the atom alone.

Leave the atom alone.

Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought. ---->>>

Ding-dong, the wicked witch is dead.

Ding-dong, the wicked witch is dead.

Follow the yellow brick road.

Follow the yellow brick road.

When the idle poor become the idle rich, you'll never know just who is who, or which is which. ---->>>

April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom, holiday tables under the trees. ---->>>

The Lord made Adam, the Lord made Eve, he made 'em both a little bit naive. ---->>>

When I'm not near the girl I love, I love the girl I'm near. ---->>>

Follow the fellow who follows a dream.

Follow the fellow who follows a dream.

There ought to be a law against necessity.

There ought to be a law against necessity.

Biography

E. Y. Harburg profile (e-y-harburg.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: April 8, 1896
Birthplace:
Die: 03-04, 1981
Occupation: Musician
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Edgar Yipsel "Yip" Harburg (born Isidore Hochberg, Yiddish: איסידור הוכברג‎; April 8, 1896 – March 5, 1981) was an American popular song lyricist who worked with many well-known composers. He wrote the lyrics to the standards "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" (with Jay Gorney), "April in Paris," and "It's Only a Paper Moon," as well as all of the songs in The Wizard of Oz, including "Over the Rainbow (wikipedia)