Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
There is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the...
Reading is equivalent to thinking with someone else's head instead of with one's own.
The man never feels the want of what it never occurs to him to ask...
The word of man is the most durable of all material.
To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you...
Every nation ridicules other nations, and all are right.
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
One should use common words to say uncommon things.
To buy books would be a good thing if we also could buy the time...
That the outer man is a picture of the inner, and the face an expression...
It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a...
It's the niceties that make the difference fate gives us the hand, and we play...
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends up blocking his retreat.
The only time that most women give their orating husbands undivided attention is when the...