Quotes by Gustav Mahler

Gustav Mahler was an Austro-Bohemian late-Romantic composer, and one of the leading conductors of his generation. As a composer he acted as a bridge between the 19th century Austro-German tradition and the modernism of the early 20th century.

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With the coming of spring, I am calm again.

SpringGustav Mahler
 
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For myself I know that, as long as I can summarize my experience in words, I would certainly not make any music about it.

MusicGustav Mahler
 
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Tradition is not the worship of ashes, but the preservation of fire.

Tradition, ConservativeGustav Mahler
 
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