Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Reading is thinking with someone else's head instead of one's own
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses.
Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same...
Every parting gives a foretaste of death, every reunion a hint of the resurrection.
Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of...
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
The two foes of human happiness are pain and boredom
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and...
Patriotism, when it wants to make itself felt in the domain of learning, is a...
Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.
It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.