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«Great music is that which penetrates the ear with facility and leaves the memory with difficulty. Magical music never leaves the memory.»
«A traveler must have the back of an ass to bear all, a tongue like the tail of a dog to flatter all, the mouth of a hog to eat what is set before him, the ear of a merchant to hear all and say nothing»
«Beethoven's Fifth Symphony is the most sublime noise that has ever penetrated into the ear of man»
«All things are full of labour; man cannot utter it: the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear filled with hearing.»
«For the ear trieth words, as the mouth tasteth meat.»
«And the flax and the barley was smitten: for the barley was in the ear, and the flax was bolled.»
«Drawing is speaking to the eye; talking is painting to the ear.»
«Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture from within, going abroad only for audience, and spectator, as we adapt our voice and phrase to the distance and character of the ear we speak to»
«But words are words; I never yet did hearThat the bruised heart was pierced through the ear.»
«A jest's prosperity lies in the ear of him that hears it, never in the tongue of him who makes it»