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Hans Christian Andersen

Quote of Hans Christian Andersen - Where words fail, music speaks....

Biography - Hans Christian Andersen:

Danish author.
Born: 1805 - Died: 1875
19th century
Place of birth: Denmark

Where words fail, music speaks.

Where words fail, music speaks.



(German, French)

Musik spricht dort, wo Worte fehlen.

Là où les mots manquent, la musique parle.

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Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.

Quotes for: music


Quotes about music:

Without music, life would be a mistake.

Music before all else.

Architecture in general is frozen music.

Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.

If music be the food of love, play on.

Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.

Quotes for: word


Quotes for: word

The word flies and cannot be recalled.

One word and all is saved
One word and all is lost.

Finding the right words at the right moment is action.

The language of friendship is not words but meanings.

The meaning of a word is its use in the language.

Words make love.


Hans Christian Andersen also said...

“But he has nothing on at all,” said a little child at last.

"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."

Life is the most wonderful fairy tale.

The world is not so bad after all, if you know how to take things as they come.

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