If Beethoven’s works would be destroyed, they could be all reconstructed from memory by George Enescu. – Vincent d’Indy was a French composer and teacher, remarkable for his attempted, and partially successful, reform of French… Continue reading
Every time I visit Poland or the Czech Republic or Romania, I realise that people are stronger here [then those in the Western Europe], because they say, This is just a temporary stage;… Continue reading
Martha Bibescu [Romanian princess and writer] is the most admirable intelligence of a woman that I know. – François Mauriac was a French author, member of the Académie française (from 1933), and laureate of the Nobel Prize in Literature (1952). He was… Continue reading
With boundless pride, I have raised the flag of Romania to the highest flagpole in the world and I’ve watered it with tears of joy!
Romania stands… Romania, the country I love and have to live for, stands and stands! I am the link with the past – the one still on guard… Romania and I are one.… Continue reading
I was in the midst of thee for such a long time, my nation, that it seems to me barely possible that I must leave you; nevertheless, every human reaches the end of his road. I have reached… Continue reading
I bless you, dear Romania, country of my joys and sorrows, the beautiful country that has lived in my heart and whose paths I have known all. The beautiful country which I saw united, whose destiny… Continue reading