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Biography - Ludwig van Beethoven:

German composer and pianist.
Born: 1770 - Died: 1827
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.




Translation

Translation

(German, French)



German
Empfehlt Euren Kindern Tugend: sie nur allein kann glücklich machen, nicht Geld; ich spreche aus Erfahrung.

French
Recommandez la vertu à vos enfants, elle seule, et non l'argent, peut les rendre heureux.




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Silver is worth less than gold, gold less than virtue.

Happiness is a virtue, not its reward.

There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.




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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
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To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another.
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.
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Create all the happiness you are able to create: remove all the misery you are able to remove.
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
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Quotes for: virtue


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Quotes about virtue:


The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
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The virtues lose themselves in interest as the rivers are lost in the sea.
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Humility is not a virtue; that is, it does not arise from reason.
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Virtue is harder to be got than knowledge of the world; and, if lost in a young man, is seldom recovered.
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He who exercises government by means of his virtue may be compared to the north polar star, which keeps its place and all the stars turn towards it.
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Prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
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Quotes for: child


All grown-ups were once children (but only few of them remember it).
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We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.
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If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
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What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult.
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Mature manhood: that means to have rediscovered the seriousness one had as a child at play.
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Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present, which seldom happens to us.
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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
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Melody gives a sensible existence to poetry.
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Don't only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets; art deserves that, for it and knowledge can raise man to the Divine.
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Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
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Off with you! You're a happy fellow, for you'll give happiness and joy to many other people. There is nothing better or greater than that!
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Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.
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