Gustav Mahler

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Gustav Mahler

Gustav Mahler

A symphony must be like the world. It must contain everything.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:19]
All that is not perfect down to the smallest detail is doomed to perish.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:25]
An operetta is simply a small and gay opera.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:31]
Destiny smiles upon me but without making me the least bit happier.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:50]
Discipline, work. Work, discipline.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:57]
Don't bother looking at the view - I have already composed it.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:03]
Fortunately, something always remains to be harvested. So let us not be idle.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:16]
I also had a brother who was like me a musician and a composer. A man of great talent, far more gifted than I. He died very young... he killed himself in the prime of his life.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:21]
I am hitting my head against the walls, but the walls are giving way.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:30]
I beg of you... never assume an inner or an outer pose, never a disguise.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:35]
I don't let myself get carried away by my own ideas - I abandon 19 out of 20 of them every day.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:43]
I have become a different person. I don't know whether this person is better, he certainly is not happier.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:48]
I live like a Hottentot. I cannot exchange one sensible word with anyone.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:02]
I was a crazy young man who let himself be blinded by his passions and obeyed only the impulses of the momentMore Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:15]
If I weren't the way I am, I shouldn't write my symphonies.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:30]
If you think you're boring your audience, go slower not faster.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:45]
In its beginnings, music was merely chamber music, meant to be listened to in a small space by a small audience.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:50]
It is easier to achieve a desired result in short pieces.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:04]
It is strange how one feels drawn forward without knowing at first where one is going.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:11]
It's not just a question of conquering a summit previously unknown, but of tracing, step by step, a new pathway to it.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:26]
Spring won't let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:45]
The call of love sounds very hollow among these immobile rocks.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:52]
The impressions of the spriritual experiences gave my future life its form and content.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:06]
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 [07/20/2011 07:07:18]
The real art of conducting consists in transitions.More Gustav Mahler [07/20/2011 07:07:26]

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