Great Throughts Treasury

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Carl Maria von Weber, fully Carl Maria Friedrich Ernst, Freiherr (Baron) von Weber

German Composer, Conductor, Pianist, Guitarist and Critic

"Delude not yourself with the notion that you may be untrue and uncertain in trifles and in important things the contrary. Trifles make up existence, and give the observer the measure by which to trust; and the fearful power of habit, after a time, suffers not the best will to ripen into action."