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Pablo Casals Quotes

(1876-1973), Spanish Cellist, Conductor, Composer

I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance.

Category: Compassion

Each person has inside a basic decency and goodness. If he listens to it and acts on it, he is giving a great deal of what it is the world needs most. It is not complicated but it takes courage. It takes courage for a person to listen to his own goodness and act on it.

Category: Goodness

We ought to think that we are one of the leaves of a tree, and the tree is all humanity. We cannot live without the others, without the tree.

Category: Humankind

Let us not forget that the greatest composers were also the greatest thieves. They stole from everyone and everywhere.

Category: Originality

The first thing to do in life is to do with purpose what one purposes to do.

Category: Purpose

To retire is to die.

Category: Retirement