Jaime Montoya

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The following text contains my favorite quotation. It appears in the book "Bartlett's Book of Anecdotes", written by Clifton Fadiman and published by Little, Brown and Company:

SARASATE [y Navascués], Pablo de (1844-1908), Spanish violinist.

In the latter part of his career, Sarasate received a visit from a famous music critic who acclaimed him as a genius. Sarasate accepted the compliment with little enthusiasm. "A genius!" he said. "For thirty-seven years I've practiced fourteen hours a day, and now they call me a genius!"