by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Translation © by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Spirit! Spirit am I, I am spirit, the spirit am I
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Source: Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, 3rd ed., 1979, Angela Partington, ed., Oxford University Press Inc, NY.


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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):

  • by Ralph Shapey (1921 - 2002), "Spirit", 1995, published 1999 [soprano and piano], from Goethe Songs I, no. 1, Bryn Mawr, Pa: T. Presser

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