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Language: German (Deutsch)

Freudig war vor vielen Jahren,
Eifrig so der Geist bestrebt,
Zu erforschen, zu erfahren,
Wie Natur im Schaffen lebt.
Und es ist das ewig Eine,
Das sich vielfach offenbart.
Klein das Große, groß das Kleine,
Alles nach der eignen Art.
Immer wechselnd, fest sich haltend,
Nah und fern und fern und nah;
So gestaltend, umgestaltend -
Zum Erstaunen bin ich da.

Translation(s): HUN

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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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • HUN Hungarian (Magyar) (Tamás Rédey) , title 1: "Parabázis", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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

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