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Ludwig van Beethoven

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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

Quote

Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.
Ludwig van Beethoven




Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


German
Musik ist höhere Offenbarung als alle Weisheit und Philosophie.”
Ludwig van Beethoven

French
La musique est une révélation plus haute que toute sagesse et toute philosophie.”
Ludwig van Beethoven




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Without music, life would be a mistake.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Twilight of the Idols

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Philosophy is the highest music.”
Plato - Phaedo




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Quotes about music:



Quotes for: music

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Music before all else.”
Paul Verlaine - Art Poétique
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Architecture in general is frozen music.”
Friedrich von Schelling
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Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.”
Victor Hugo
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If music be the food of love, play on.”
William Shakespeare - Twelfth Night
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Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.”
Gottfried Leibniz
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All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.”
Johann Sebastian Bach
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Quotes about philosophy:


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Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.”
René Descartes - Principles of Philosophy
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There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”

William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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To make light of philosophy is to be a true philosopher.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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Philosophize is to learn how to die.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Quotes about wisdom:



Quotes for: wisdom

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The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.”
Michel de Montaigne
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.”
Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis - Satires
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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Silence is often the truest wisdom.”
Pindar
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Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;”
Leo Tolstoy
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Ludwig van Beethoven also said...


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Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.”
Ludwig van Beethoven
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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.”
Ludwig van Beethoven
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Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?”
Ludwig van Beethoven
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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!”
Ludwig van Beethoven
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Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.”
Ludwig van Beethoven
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Music is the wine which inspires one to new generative processes, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for mankind and makes them spiritually drunken.”
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