-He was born into an abusive home and his alcoholic father would beat him relentlessly
- He was very friendly at a young age yet his only "true friend" was his mother
-He lost his mother at age 17 and his life started to take a turn
-People paid him to get an education
-He was the oldest of 7 children and provided for his siblings since his alcoholic father would not work.
-At age 31 he started to lose his hearing
-At age 35 he contemplated suicide but claimed he was saved by music and its "supernatural powers."
-He spent all the money he had saved from his career in getting custody of his nephew
-His nephew commit suicide a few years later
-He pursued many women but was turned down. He stopped believing in love.
-He stopped believing in God
He became the world's greatest composer and pianist despite his trials and handicaps
That's right. I'm dating Ludwig Van Beethoven and his Piano Sonata No. 5
You should get to know him. He wrote some of the greatest music ever written and obviously was a stronger person than us all.