Ludwig van Beethoven

German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music); continued to compose after he lost his hearing (1770-1827)

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Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.Rate it:
Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?Rate it:
I have never thought of writing for reputation and honor. What I have in my heart must come out; that is the reason why I compose.Rate it:
I wish you all the good and charm that life can offer. Think of me kindly, and rest assured that no one would more rejoice to hear of your happiness.Rate it:
I wish you music to help with the burdens of life ,and to help you release your happiness to others.Rate it:
Music - The one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.Rate it:
Music is a higher revelation than philosophy.Rate it:
Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.Rate it:
Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman.Rate it:
Music, verily, is the mediator between intellectual and sensuous life... the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.Rate it:
Music--the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge, which comprehends mankind, but which mankind cannot comprehend.Rate it:
Never forget the days I spent with you. Continue to be my friend, as you will always find me yours.Rate it:
Never shall I forget the time I spent with you. Please continue to be my friend, as you will always find me yours.Rate it:
Never shall I forget the times I spent with you continue to be my friend, as you will always find me yours.Rate it:
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.Rate it:
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.Rate it:
Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.Rate it:
Recommend virtue to your children it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.Rate it:
The barriers are not erected which can say to aspiring talents and industry, Thus far and no farther.Rate it:
We mortals with immortal minds are only born for sufferings and joys, and one could almost say that the most excellent receive joy through sufferings.Rate it:

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