Fame is something that must be won. Honor is something that must not be lost.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
The man never feels the want of what it never occurs to him to ask...
The business of the novelist is not to relate great events, but to make small...
Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win...
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and...
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of...
The longer a man's fame is likely to last, the longer it will be in...
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as...
The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure he...
To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god.