« There is no feeling, except the extremes of fear and grief, that does not find relief in music. » – T.S. Eliot
- "The voluntary path to cheerfulness, if our… "The voluntary path to cheerfulness, if our spontaneous be lost, is to sit up cheerfully, and act and speak as if cheerfulness wee already there. To feel brave, act as if we were brave, use all our will to that end, and courage will very likely replace fear. If we act as if from some better feeling, the bad feeling soon folds its tent like…
- Martin Buzacott – Finnish Music "It's the music of the forests and the snow drifts, of the lakes and of the legends - it's music from Finland. Today, we celebrate Sibelius' birthday, and the Day of Finnish Music. Throughout Mornings this week we've featured some fantastic Finnish works. What's your favourite work by a Finnish composer?" ~Martin Buzacott, ABC Classic FM, December 8, 2017
- Esther Bustamante – music "FRIENDSHIP is like music...two strings similarly tuned. they will vibrate together though touch one. Can you play " my music" my friend?" ~Esther Bustamante
- "Normal fear protects us; abnormal fear… "Normal fear protects us; abnormal fear paralyses us. Normal fear motivates us to improve our individual and collective welfare; abnormal fear constantly poisons and distorts our inner lives. Our problem is not to be rid of fear but, rather to harness and master it." - Martin Luther King Jr.