Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
One should use common words to say uncommon things.
The longer a man's fame is likely to last, the longer it will be in...
Hatred comes from the heart; contempt from the head; and neither feeling is quite within...
A man's face as a rule says more, and more interesting things, than his mouth,...
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
There is no absurdity so obvious that it cannot be firmly planted in the human...
A sense of humor is the only divine quality of man.
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than...
Fame is something that must be won. Honor is something that must not be lost.
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
It is only a man's own fundamental thoughts that have truth and life in them....
Obstinacy is the result of the will forcing itself into the place of the intellect.
Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by...
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
The brain may be regarded as a kind of parasite of the organism, a pensioner,...
Every man takes the limits of his field of vision for the limits of the...
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
If your life seems like a nightmare its because youre afraid of your own dreams.