Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by...
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the...
Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.
A man's face as a rule says more, and more interesting things, than his mouth,...
A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a...
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
I am often surprised by the cleverness, and now and again by the stupidity of...
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses.
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of...
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Every nation ridicules other nations, and all are right.
Human life must be some form of mistake
Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of...
Obstinacy is the result of the will forcing itself into the place of the intellect.
Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.
We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.
To buy books would be a good thing if we also could buy the time...