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What are the best Claude Debussy quotes? Claude Debussy quotations on music, beautiful, art, people, hope are those that make this composer famous. Here you can read the most famous quotes by Claude Debussy sorted by user likes.

Best Claude Debussy quotes

Music is the space between the notes.

  • Music

Art is the most beautiful of all lies.

  • art

A beautiful sunset that was mistaken for a dawn.

  • beautiful

People come to music to seek oblivion: is that not also a form of deception?

  • come



Music is the arithmetic of sounds as optics is the geometry of light.

  • arithmetic

I love music passionately. And because I love it I try to free it from barren traditions that stifle it.

  • barren

Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art.

  • art

Do not allow the accents in the brass to produce space between the notes.

  • Music

How much has to be explored and discarded before reaching the naked flesh of feeling.

  • discarded

First of all, ladies and gentlemen, you must forget that you are singers.

  • first

Collect impressions. Don

  • Music

In opera, there is always too much singing.

  • opera

Music is the silence between the notes.

  • between

I wish to sing of my interior visions with the naive candour of a child.

  • child

Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes.

  • breezes

There is nothing is more musical than a sunset. He who feels what he sees will find no more beautiful example of development in all that book which, alas, musicians read but too little - the book of Nature.

  • alas

There is no theory. You have only to listen. Pleasure is the law. I love music passionately. And because l love it, I try to free it from barren traditions that stifle it. It is a free art gushing forth, an open-air art boundless as the elements, the wind, the sky, the sea. It must never be shut in and become an academic art.

  • Music

The attraction of the virtuoso for the public is very like that of the circus for the crowd. There is always the hope that something dangerous will happen.

  • attraction

The century of airplanes has a right to its own music.

  • century

Some people wish above all to conform to the rules, I wish only to render what I can hear. There is no theory. You have only to listen. Pleasure is the law.

  • conform

Extreme complication is contrary to art.

  • art

Beauty must appeal to the senses, must provide us with immediate enjoyment, must impress us or insinuate itself into us without any effort on our part.

  • appeal

Art is the most beautiful deception of all. And although people try to incorporate the everyday events of life in it, we must hope that it will remain a deception lest it become a utilitarian thing, sad as a factory.

  • art


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Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art. - Claude Debussy

Works of art make rules; rules do not make works of art.


Where is Claude Debussy from? Claude Debussy is French. A recognized composer. The following quotations and images represent the French peculiarities embed in Claude Debussy's character.

What Claude Debussy was famous for? Claude Debussy is famous composer with many good quotes. Wise sayings can be accessed and memorized. Claude Debussy is well-known and respected in French society.

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Part 1
Introduction

Part 2
Best Claude Debussy quotes
Top 10 quotes by Claude Debussy

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Claude Debussy quotes images

Part 5
Similar Composers

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Favorite topics

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