” Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors. “


” What you are, you are by accident of birth, what I am, I am by myself. There are and will be a thousand princes, there is only one Beethoven. “


” Off with you! You’re a happy fellow, for you’ll give happiness and joy to many other people. There is nothing better or greater than that! “


” O, you men who think or say that I am malevolent, stubborn or misanthropic, how greatly do you wrong me. You do not know the secret cause which makes me seem that way to you, and I would have ended my life – it was only my art that held me back. Ah, it seemed impossible to leave the world until I had brought forth all that I felt was within me. “



All 4 Ludwig van Beethoven Quotes about You in picture


Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
What you are, you are by accident of birth, what I am, I am by myself. There are and will be a thousand princes, there is only one Beethoven.
Off with you! You
O, you men who think or say that I am malevolent, stubborn or misanthropic, how greatly do you wrong me. You do not know the secret cause which makes me seem that way to you, and I would have ended my life - it was only my art that held me back. Ah, it seemed impossible to leave the world until I had brought forth all that I felt was within me.

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