"When you play a concerto with a small orchestra, you don't feel it is as important as Carnegie Hall. You try to work out all the little problems. Once that's all done, trust comes in."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Itzhak Perlman on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Itzhak Perlman on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Itzhak Perlman on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Itzhak Perlman on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Itzhak Perlman on Golda Meir
"For people who are really talented, what you don't say becomes extremely important. You have to judge what to say and what to leave alone so you can let the talent develop."
"I am playing the violin, that's all I know, nothing else, no education, no nothing. You just practice every day."
"Trust your ability!"