Richard Wagner - Quotes

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Joy is not in things; it is in us.

Joy is not in things; it is in us.

I am convinced that there are universal currents of Divine Thought vibrating the ether everywhere and that any who can feel these vibrations is inspired. ---->>>

Even if I know I shall never change the masses, never transform anything permanent, all I ask is that the good things also have their place, their refuge. ---->>>

Imagination creates reality.

Imagination creates reality.

Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.

Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.

I wish I could score everything for horns. ---->>>

I hate this fast growing tendency to chain men to machines in big factories and deprive them of all joy in their efforts - the plan will lead to cheap men and cheap products. ---->>>

I write music with an exclamation point! ---->>>

I am fond of them, of the inferior beings of the abyss, of those who are full of longing. ---->>>

Richard Wagner, a musician who wrote music which is better than it sounds.

Richard Wagner, a musician who wrote music which is better than it sounds.

Achievements, seldom credited to their source, are the result of unspeakable drudgery and worries. ---->>>

Wherever the fish are, that's where we go. ---->>>

I have long been convinced that my artistic ideal stands or falls with Germany. Only the Germany that we love and desire can help us achieve that ideal. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: German
Born: May 22, 1813
Birthplace:
Die: February 13, 1883
Occupation: Composer
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Wilhelm Richard Wagner (; German: [ˈʁiçaʁt ˈvaːɡnɐ]; 22 May 1813 – 13 February 1883) was a German composer, theatre director, polemicist, and conductor who is primarily known for his operas (or, as some of his later works were later known, "music dramas"). Unlike most opera composers, Wagner wrote both the libretto and the music for each of his stage works (wikipedia)