Gustav Mahler

Gustav Mahler

Austrian composer, opera and symphony conductor
If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.More Gustav Mahler quotes [07/20/2011 07:07:23]
The point is not to take the world's opinion as a guiding star but to go one's way in life and working unerringly, neither depressed by failure nor seduced by applause.More Gustav Mahler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All that is not perfect down to the smallest detail is doomed to perish.More Gustav Mahler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Beauty and fullness of tone can be achieved by having the whole orchestra play with high clarinets and a carefully selected number of piccolos.More Gustav Mahler quotes [07/20/2011 07:07:36]
I have become a different person. I don't know whether this person is better, he certainly is not happier.More Gustav Mahler quotes [07/20/2011 07:07:48]

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Jeff Foxworthy People should see your faith. If all you do is talk about your faith and people don't see it, but they ought to see it in the way you treat your family, you treat your friends, you treat your community. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More