German Composer and Pianist Beethoven’S Quotes

Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist who is considered one of the greatest musicians in history. His works include nine symphonies, five piano concertos, one violin concerto, 32 piano sonatas, and 16 string quartets. Here is a list of some memorable quotes by Beethoven:

  1. “Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.”
  2. “I will seize fate by the throat; it shall certainly not bend and crush me completely.”
  3. “Don’t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.”
  4. “To play a wrong note is insignificant; to play without passion is inexcusable.”
  5. “Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence.”
  6. “I never use the metronome.”
  7. “I will seize fate by the throat; it shall certainly not bend and crush me completely.”
  8. “Music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.”
  9. “There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.”
  10. “Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.”