Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
For an author to write as he speaks is just as reprehensible as the opposite...
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of...
Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by...
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on...
A sense of humor is the only divine quality of man.
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
It is with trifles and when he is off guard that a man best reveals...
A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a...
Music is the melody whose text is the world.
They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice... that suicide is wrong;...
The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him
We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
The longer a man's fame is likely to last, the longer it will be in...
Every nation ridicules other nations, and all are right.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.
Belief is the death of intelligence.