Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than inside a situation, and one leads to the other.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Man should think like few do and talk like the many others.
That the outer man is a picture of the inner, and the face an expression...
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Great minds are related to the brief span of time during which they live as...
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and...
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win...
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on...
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life.
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust.
In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one's rights and...
Exaggeration of every kind is as essential to journalism as it is to dramatic art,...
Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them
Journalism is organized gossip.