Frederic Chopin - Quotes

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Sometimes I can only groan, and suffer, and pour out my despair at the piano! ---->>>

Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art. ---->>>

Man is never always happy, and very often only a brief period of happiness is granted him in this world; so why escape from this dream which cannot last long? ---->>>

Vienna is a handsome, lively city, and pleases me exceedingly. ---->>>

Oh, how miserable it is to have no one to share your sorrows and joys, and, when your heart is heavy, to have no soul to whom you can pour out your woes. ---->>>

I wish I could throw off the thoughts which poison my happiness, but I take a kind of pleasure in indulging them.

I wish I could throw off the thoughts which poison my happiness, but I take a kind of pleasure in indulging them.

As long as I have health and strength, I will gladly work all my days.

As long as I have health and strength, I will gladly work all my days.

I shall create a new world for myself. ---->>>

Oh, how hard it must be to die anywhere but in one's birthplace. ---->>>

The crowd intimidates me, its breath suffocates me. I feel paralyzed by its curious look, and the unknown faces make me dumb. ---->>>

If the newspapers cut me up so much that I shall not venture before the world again, I have resolved to become a house painter; that would be as easy as anything else, and I should, at any rate, still be an artist! ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Polish
Born: March 1, 1810
Birthplace:
Die: October 17, 1849
Occupation: Composer
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Frédéric François Chopin (; French: [fʁedeʁik fʁɑ̃swa ʃɔpɛ̃]; 1 March 1810 – 17 October 1849), born Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin, was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic era who wrote primarily for the solo piano. He gained and has maintained renown worldwide as a leading musician of his era, whose "poetic genius was based on a professional technique that was without equal in his generation (wikipedia)