A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of...
Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something...
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
A sense of humor is the only divine quality of man.
Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.
Money is human happiness in the abstract: he, then, who is no longer capable of...
Every truth passes through three stages before it is recognized In the first it is...
It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.
Reading is thinking with someone else's head instead of one's own
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than...
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the...
Opinion is like a pendulum and obeys the same law. If it goes past the...
Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
We all die. The goal isn't to live forever, the goal is to create something...
Immortality is the condition of a dead man who doesn't believe he is dead