Arthur Schopenhauer about music (“The World as Will and Representation”, 1819) - This is why the effect of music is so much more powerful and penetrating than that of the other arts, for they speak only of shadows, but it speaks of the thing itself.
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This is why the effect of music is so much more powerful and penetrating than that of the other arts, for they speak only of shadows, but it speaks of the thing itself.
 Arthur SchopenhauerThe World as Will and Representation (1819). copy citation

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Translated by R. B. Haldane and J. Kemp
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