Spanish Proverb in Wikipedia
Since we cannot get what we like, let us like what we get
Experience is not always the kindest of teachers, but it is surely the best
Flattery makes friends and truth makes enemies.
A friend to everybody is a friend to nobody
Even the best writer has to erase
Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity: it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all.
(September 25, 1897 - July 06, 1962)
The cello is like a beautiful woman who has not grown older, but younger with time, more slender, more supple, more graceful.
(December 29, 1876 - October 22, 1973)
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Vincent van Gogh