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Language: German (Deutsch)

Wie Menschen sind, so ist das Leben prächtig,
Die Menschen sind der Natur ofters mächtig,
Das prächt'ge Land ist Menschen nicht verborgen
Mit Reiz erscheint der Abend und der Morgen.
Die offnen Felder sind als in der Erndte Tage
Mit Geistigkeit ist weit umher die alte Sage,
Und neues Leben kommt aus Menschheit wieder
So sinkt das Jahr mit einer Stille nieder.


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

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