Oscar Hammerstein II Quotes

- Notable Oscar Hammerstein II Quotes Index -

Born: July 12, 1895, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA, August 23, 1960
Occupation: Composer

1.
A bell's not a bell 'til you ring it, A song's not a song 'til you sing it, Love in your heart wasn't put there to stay, Love isn't love 'til you give it away!
- Oscar Hammerstein II

2.
I know the world is filled with troubles and many injustices. But reality is as beautiful as it is ugly. I think it is just as important to sing about beautiful mornings as it is to talk about slums. I just couldn't write anything without hope in it.
- Oscar Hammerstein II

3.
If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.
- Oscar Hammerstein II

4.
Peace is not the product of a victory or a command. It has no finishing line, no final deadline, no fixed definition of achievement. Peace is a never-ending process, the work of many decisions.
- Oscar Hammerstein II

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