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#1. I am not thoughtless but am prepared for anything and as a result can wait patiently for whatever the future holds in store, and I'll be able to endure it. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#2. Music must never offend the ear, but must please the listener, or, in other words, must never cease to be music. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#3. If Germany, my beloved fatherland, of whom you know I am proud, will not accept me, then must I, in the name of God, again make France or England richer by one capable German - and to the shame of the German nation. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#4. If you would dance, my pretty Count, I'll play the tune on my little guitar.. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#5. To my eyes and ears the organ will ever be the King of Instruments. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#6. I should like to know for what reason idleness is so popular with many young people that it is impossible to dissuade them from it either by words or by chastisements. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#7. The best way to learn is through the powerful force of rhythm. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#8. I am never happier than when I have something to compose, for that, after all, is my sole delight and passion - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#9. I am a fool. That is well known. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#10. Nevertheless the passions, whether violent or not, should never be so expressed as to reach the point of disgust; and music, even in situations of the greatest horror, should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it, and thereby always remain music. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#11. Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#12. What's even worse than a flute? - Two flutes! - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#13. Music is my life and my life is music. Anyone who does not understand this is not worthy of God. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#14. The whole, though it be long, stands almost complete and finished in my mind so that I can survey it at a glance. Nor do I hear in my imagination the parts successively, but I hear them, as it were, all at once. What delight this is I cannot tell! - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#15. I beg you most humbly to go on loving me just a little and to make do with these poor congratulations until I get some new drawers made for my small and narrow brainbox in which I can keep the brains that I still intend to acquire. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#16. Handel understands effect better than any of us
when he chooses, he strikes like a thunderbolt. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#17. When I am ... completely myself, entirely alone ... or during the night when I cannot sleep, it is on such occasions that my ideas flow best and most abundantly. Whence and how these ideas come I know not nor can I force them. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#18. Nor do I hear in my imagination the parts successively, I hear them all at once. What a delight this is! All this inventing, this producing, takes place in a pleasing, lively dream. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#19. I too had to work hard, so as not to have to work hard any longer. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#20. Even when I can play Europe's most precious keyboard, to have to listen to people who don't understand, or do not want to understand, and who are incapable of grasping my intent, whatever I play, does surely forfeit my lust for playing at all. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#21. Let us put our trust in God and console ourselves with the thought that all is well, if it is in accordance with the will of the Almighty, as He knows best what is profitable and beneficial to our temporal happiness and our eternal salvation. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#22. It is a great consolation for me to remember that the Lord, to whom I had drawn near in humble and child-like faith, has suffered and died for me, and that He will look on me in love and compassion. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#23. Writing music is my one and only passion and joy. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#24. Directly after God in heaven comes a Papa. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#25. The most necessary, most difficult and principal thing in music, that is time. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#26. Forgive me, Majesty. I am a vulgar man! But I assure you, my music is not. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#27. A bachelor, in my opinion, is only half alive. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#28. Creativity is the firing of my soul. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#29. Our riches, being in our brains, die with us ... Unless of course someone chops off our head, in which case, we won't need them anyway. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#30. I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#31. To win applause one must write stuff so simple that a coachman might sing it. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#32. To every good friend I send my greet feet; addio nitwit. Love true true true until the grave, if I live that long and do behave. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#33. People err who think my art comes easily to me. I assure you, dear friend, nobody has devoted so much time and thought to compositions as I. There is not a famous master whose music I have not industriously studied through many times. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#34. I never lie down at night without reflecting that, young as I am, I may not live to see another day. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#35. Don Giovanni, you invited me to sup with you: I have come. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#36. To talk well and eloquently is a very great art, but that an equally great one is to know the right moment to stop. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#37. It is a mistake to think that the practice of my art has become easy to me. I assure you, dear friend, no one has given so much care to the study of composition as I. There is scarcely a famous master in music whose works I have not frequently and diligently studied. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#38. As I love Mannheim , Mannheim loves me. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#39. All I insist on, and nothing else, is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak - and speak in such a way that people will remember it. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#40. An astonishing number of kisses are flying about! I see a whole crowd of them. Ha! Ha! I have just caught three - They are delicious ... I kiss you millions of times. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#41. She's only pretty in that she has two small black eyes and a good figure. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#42. When I am at peace with myself ... then thoughts flow into me most easily and at their best. Where they come from and how - that I cannot say ... I'd be willing to work forever and forever if I were permitted to write only such music as I want to write and can write - which I myself think good. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#43. Melody is the essence of music. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#44. Write to me and don't be so lazy. Otherwise I shall have to give you a thrashing. What fun! I'll break your head. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#45. It is a mistake to think that the price of my art has become easy to me. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#46. Music is my life and my life is music. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#47. Love guards the heart from the abyss. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#48. Silence is very important. The silence between the notes are as important as the notes themselves. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#49. Patience and tranquility of mind contribute more to cure
our distempers as the whole art of medicine - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#50. True perfection in all things is no longer known or prized - you must write music that is either so simple a coachman could sing it, or so unintelligble that audiences like it simply because no sane person could understand it. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#51. My fatherland has always the first claim on me. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#52. If only the whole world could feel the power of harmony. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#53. Now let the matter rest as it is, or as it may be, what avail useless speculations? What is to occur we do not know; still in so far we do! what God wills! - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#54. Stay with me to-night; you must see me die. I have long had the taste of death on my tongue, I smell death, and who will stand by my Constanze, if you do not stay? - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#55. A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary, whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#56. I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#57. Now there is music from which a man can learn something. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#58. If people could see into my heart, I should almost feel ashamed - all there is cold, cold as ice. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#59. I really do not aim at any originality. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#60. It is when I am, as it were, completely myself, entirely alone, and of good cheer ... that ideas flow best and most abundantly. Whence and how they come, I know not, nor can I force them. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#61. I choose such notes that love one another. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#62. Music, in even the most terrible situations, must never offend the ear but always remain a source of pleasure. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#63. I do not hear in my imagination the parts successively, but I hear them gleich alles zusammen - at the same time all together. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#64. I must give you a piece of intelligence that you perhaps already know, namely that the ungodly arch-villain Voltaire has died miserably like a dog, just like a brute. That is his reward! - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#65. You know that I immerse myself in music, so to speak - that I think about it all day long - that I like experimenting - studying - reflecting. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#66. When I feel well and in a good humour, or when I am taking a drive or walking after a good meal, or in the night when I cannot sleep, thoughts crowd into my mind as easily as you could wish. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#67. I write [music] as a sow piddles. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#68. The taste of death is upon my lips. I feel something that is not of this earth. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#69. As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relationships with this best and truest friend of mankind that death's image is not only no longer terrifying to me, but is indeed very soothing and consoling. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#70. One must not make oneself cheap here - that is a cardinal point - or else one is done. Whoever is most impertinent has the best chance. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#71. God is ever before my eyes. I realize his omnipotence and I fear His anger; but I also recognize his compassion, and His tenderness towards His creatures. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#72. You know that I become quite powerless whenever I am obliged to write for an instrument which I cannot bear. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#73. When I am traveling in a carriage, or walking after a good meal, or during the night when I cannot sleep; it is on such occasions that ideas flow best and most abundantly. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#74. I love it when an aria fits a singer as perfectly as a suit of well-tailored clothes. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#75. My dear sister! I'm amazed to discover that you can compose so delightfully. In a word, your Lied is beautiful. You must compose more often. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#76. The music is not in the notes, but in the silence between. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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#77. Neither rejoice nor lament prematurely; for whatever may happen, all will be well if we only have health; for happiness exists
merely in the imagination. - Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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