"You mustn't underestimate an audience's intelligence."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Marvin Hamlisch on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Marvin Hamlisch on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Marvin Hamlisch on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Marvin Hamlisch on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Marvin Hamlisch on Albert Einstein
"Maybe I'm old-fashioned. But I remember the beauty and thrill of being moved by Broadway musicals - particularly the endings of shows."
"There have been studies that clearly state that children who are exposed to arts education at a young age will in fact do markedly better in their SAT tests."
"I still have great faith in what is good and right in all of us."
"I started studying music at the age of five and a half. My older sister was taking piano lessons. When her teacher left our apartment, I would get up on the piano bench and start picking out the notes that were part of my sister's lessons."