Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quotes
I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.
Melody is the essence of music. I compare a good melodist to a fine racer, and counterpoints to hack post-horses.
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.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.