French composer and conductor (1803–1869)
Louis-Hector Berlioz was a French Romantic composer and conductor. His output includes orchestral works such as the Symphonie fantastique and Harold in Italy, choral pieces including the Requiem and L'Enfance du Christ, his three operas Benvenuto Cellini, Les Troyens and Béatrice et Bénédict, and works of hybrid genres such as the "dramatic symphony" Roméo et Juliette and the "dramatic legend" La Damnation de Faust.
Hector Berlioz Quotes
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
At least I have the modesty to admit that lack of modesty is one of my failings.