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As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relations with this best and truest friend of mankind, that his image is not only no longer terrifying to me, but is indeed very soothing and consoling! And I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Source/Notes:
Musician's Little Book of Wisdom (1996) by Scott E. Power, Quote 416.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Source/Notes:
Letter to Leopold Mozart (1787-04-04). As quoted in: "The Mozart - Da Ponte Operas" (Oxford University Press, 1988) by Andrew Steptoe - ISBN: 9780198162216, p. 84

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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Born: January 27, 1756

Died: December 5, 1791 (aged 35)

Nationality: Austrian

Occupation: Musician

Bio: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, baptismal name Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. He composed over 600 works, many acknowledged as pinnacles of symphonic, concertante, chamber, operatic, and choral music. He is among the most enduringly popular of classical composers.

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