Fritz Kreisler

Fritz Kreisler

Austrian violinist and composer.
Genius is an overused word. The world has known only about a half dozen geniuses. I got only fairly near.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We started at once to dig our trenches, half of my platoon stepping forward abreast, the men being placed an arm's length apart. After laying their rifles down, barrels pointing to the enemy, a line was drawn behind the row of rifles and parallel to it.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:10]
The moral effect of the thundering of one's own artillery is most extraordinary, and many of us thought that we had never heard any more welcome sound than the deep roaring and crashing that started in at our rear.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:56]
Although I had resigned my commission as an officer two years before, I immediately left Switzerland, accompanied by my wife, in order to report for duty. As it happened, a wire reached me a day later calling me to the colors.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:40]
I saw a great many men die afterwards, some suffering horribly, but I do not recall any death that affected me quite so much as that of this first victim in my platoon.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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