Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an uncertain time, and may therefore be demanded back the next hour.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
The brain may be regarded as a kind of parasite of the organism, a pensioner,...
Man should think like few do and talk like the many others.
I am often surprised by the cleverness, and now and again by the stupidity of...
Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same...
Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.
Compassion is the basis of all morality
Journalists are like dogs, when ever anything moves they begin to bark.
We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.
It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a...
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and...
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Music is the melody whose text is the world.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of...
Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by...
Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the...
Captain, my religious belief teaches me to feel as safe in battle as in bed....
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
At great periods you have always felt, deep within you, the temptation to commit suicide....