Home Daily Quotes Topics Pictures Favorite Authors All Authors Author Types

Popular Topics Love
Life
Funny
Famous
Inspirational


Follow us also on:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Tumblr Follow us on Pinterest

Link To Us


Author Info:

Type: Composer
Nationality: German
Date of Birth: 12/17/1770


 

Ludwig van Beethoven Quotes > Beethoven can write music,...

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest


Beethoven can write music, thank God, but he can do nothing else on earth.
Ludwig van Beethoven

Related Quotes

Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Henry David Thoreau

Though everything else may appear shallow and repulsive, even the smallest task in music is so absorbing, and carries us so far away from town, country, earth, and all worldly things, that it is truly a blessed gift of God.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Felix Mendelssohn

God writes the Gospel not in the Bible alone, but also on trees, and in the flowers and clouds and stars.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Martin Luther

God tells me how the music should sound, but you stand in the way.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Arturo Toscanini

God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees, and flowers, and clouds, and stars.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Martin Luther

We ought to fly away from earth to heaven as quickly as we can; and to fly away is to become like God, as far as this is possible; and to become like him is to become holy, just, and wise.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Plato

I have often met with happiness after some imprudent step which ought to have brought ruin upon me, and although passing a vote of censure upon myself I would thank God for his mercy.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Giacomo Casanova

All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Plato

God bless America. God save the Queen. God defend New Zealand and thank Christ for Australia.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Russell Crowe

The room where I am lodging is stupendous. Thank God I am as fit as a fiddle.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Pietro Mascagni

I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Walt Whitman

God owns heaven but He craves the earth.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Anne Sexton

I write music with an exclamation point!
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Richard Wagner

Music is the art of the prophets and the gift of God.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Martin Luther

I may be as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Walt Whitman

During my life I have seen, known, and lost too much to be the prey of vain dread; and, as for the hope of immortality, I am as weary of that as I am of gods and kings. For my own sake only I write this; and herein I differ from all other writers, past and to come.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Mika Waltari

Beautiful music is the art of the prophets that can calm the agitations of the soul; it is one of the most magnificent and delightful presents God has given us.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Martin Luther

Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and the permissible delights of the soul.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Johannes Sebastian Bach

Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Martin Luther

I don't like to write like God. It is only because you never do it, though, that the critics think you can't do it.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Ernest Hemingway

Within the sacred precints the profane is transcended. On the most archaic levels of culture this posibility of transcendence is expressed by various "images of an opening"; here, in the sacred enclosure, communication with gods is made possible; hence there must be a door to the world above, by which the gods cand descend to earth and man can symbolically ascend to heaven.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Mircea Eliade

Of course God is endlessly multi-dimensional so every religion that exists on earth represents some face, some side of God.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

I play the notes as they are written, but it is God who makes the music.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Johannes Sebastian Bach

The Church knew what the psalmist knew: Music praises God. Music is well or better able to praise him than the building of the church and all its decoration; it is the Church's greatest ornament.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Igor Stravinsky

To me, movies and music go hand in hand. When I'm writing a script, one of the first things I do is find the music I'm going to play for the opening sequence.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Quentin Tarantino


Popular Authors Buddha
Osho
Kahlil Gibran
Socrates
Albert Einstein


Browse Authors
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z