Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win one another's money. Idiots!
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.
If we were not all so interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that...
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom
Every man takes the limits of his field of vision for the limits of the...
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
Human life must be some form of mistake
They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice... that suicide is wrong;...
There is no absurdity so obvious that it cannot be firmly planted in the human...
The two foes of human happiness are pain and boredom
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh...
Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
There is no doubt that life is given us, not to be enjoyed, but to...
The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret...
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
Sleep is the interest we have to pay on the capital which is called in...
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
Will power is to the mind like a strong blind man who carries on his...