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Definition of Harmony

Harmony

  1. The just adaptation of parts to each other, in any system or combination of things, or in things, or things intended to form a connected whole; such an agreement between the different parts of a design or composition as to produce unity of effect; as, the harmony of the universe.
  2. Concord or agreement in facts, opinions, manners, interests, etc.; good correspondence; peace and friendship; as, good citizens live in harmony.
  3. A literary work which brings together or arranges systematically parallel passages of historians respecting the same events, and shows their agreement or consistency; as, a harmony of the Gospels.
  4. A succession of chords according to the rules of progression and modulation.
  5. The science which treats of their construction and progression.
  6. See Harmonic suture, under Harmonic.

Harmony Quotations

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. - Mahatma Gandhi
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Mahatma Gandhi

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads? - Albert Camus
But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?
Albert Camus

Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all. - George Washington
Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
George Washington

Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay. - Sallust
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay.
Sallust

With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things. - William Wordsworth
With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.
William Wordsworth
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Harmony Translations

harmony in Dutch is samenklank, eendracht, harmonie
harmony in French is harmonie
harmony in German is Harmonie, Harmonie, Eintracht
harmony in Italian is concordia, armonia
harmony in Latin is consensio
harmony in Portuguese is harmonia
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