Quotations by Richard Wagner

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Born: Saturday, May 22, 1813
Died: Tuesday, February 13, 1883 (69 years old)
Profession: Composer
Nationality: German


Achievements, seldom credited to their source, are the result of unspeakable drudgery and worries.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Result)

Divorce is one of the most financially traumatic things you can go through. Money spent on getting mad or getting even is money wasted.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Money, Divorce)

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.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Change)

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.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Thought)

I am fond of them, of the inferior beings of the abyss, of those who are full of longing.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Longing)

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.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Men, Hate, Joy, Machines, Will)

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.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Love, Desire, Germany, Help)

I wish I could score everything for horns.
- Richard Wagner

I write music with an exclamation point!
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Music)

Imagination creates reality.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Imagination, Reality)

Joy is not in things; it is in us.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Joy)

Never look at the trombones, it only encourages them.
- Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner, a musician who wrote music which is better than it sounds.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Music)

Wherever the fish are, that's where we go.
- Richard Wagner
(Keywords: Fish)







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