Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner

German composer, conductor, theatre director and essayist, primarily known for his operas
Attack and defence, want and war, victory and defeat, lordship and thraldom, all sealed with the seal of blood: this from henceforth is the History of Man.More Richard Wagner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I know nothing at all about music.More Richard Wagner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For once you are going to hear a dream, a dream that I have made sound... I dreamed all this; never could my poor head have invented such a thing.More Richard Wagner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Music is the inarticulate speech of the heart, which cannot be compressed into words, because it is infinite.More Richard Wagner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
From its first faint glimmerings, History shews Man's constant progress as a beast of prey. As such he conquers every land, subdues the fruit-fed races, founds mighty realms by subjugating other subjugators, forms states and sets up civilisations, to enjoy his prey at rest.More Richard Wagner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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