Have you ever quit your instrument for a period of time?

I've quit for a long period of time but came back to it:
223 votes 48%

I have never quit or seriously considering quitting:
119 votes 25%

I've thought about quitting but never have:
62 votes 13%

I've quit, but only for a few months before coming back:
57 votes 12%

I quit and never came back:
8 votes 2%

(Poll closed: 469 votes)