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Das Beste

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn dir's in Kopf und Herzen schwirrt,
Was willst du Bessres haben!
Wer nicht mehr liebt und nicht mehr irrt,
Der lasse sich begraben.


Translation(s): ENG FRL ITA

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , "The best", copyright © 1989, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRL Friulian (Ermes Culos) , copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Il meglio", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

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The best

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

So your head and heart are buzzing? 
What do you want?
He who no longer loves and no longer errs, 
should let himself be buried.


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Text added to the website: 2009-03-11 00:00:00.

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