Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January 1756 – 5 December 1791) was a composer and musician.
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It is a mistake to think that the practice of my art has become easy to me. I assure you, dear friend, no one has given so much care to the study of composition as I. There is scarcely a famous master in music whose works I have not frequently and diligently studied.
mistake, think, practice, art, become, easy, me, assure, you
The passions, whether violent or not, should never be so expressed as to reach the point of causing disgust; and music, even in situations of the greatest horror, should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it, and thereby always remain music.
passions, violent, never, expressed, reach, point, causing, disgust, music
All I insist on, and nothing else, is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak and speak in such a way that people will remember it.
insist, nothing, you, show, whole, world, afraid, silent, choose
A fellow of mediocre talent will remain a mediocrity, whether he travels or not; but one of superior talent (which without impiety I cannot deny that I possess) will go to seed if he always remains in the same place.
mediocre, talent, mediocrity, travels, one, superior, without, impiety, deny
As I love Mannheim , Mannheim loves me.
love, Mannheim, loves, me
My fatherland has always the first claim on me.
fatherland, first, claim, me
Stay with me to-night; you must see me die. I have long had the taste of death on my tongue, I smell death, and who will stand by my Constanze, if you do not stay?
Stay, me, tonight, you, see, die, long, taste, death
I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.
pay, attention, anybody's, praise, blame, simply, follow, own, feelings
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