Human life must be some form of mistake
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
To free a person from error is to give, and not to take away.
The wise have always said the same things, and fools, who are the majority have...
The two foes of human happiness are pain and boredom
A sense of humor is the only divine quality of man.
In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one's rights and...
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of...
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of...
The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul arise from...
Money is human happiness in the abstract: he, then, who is no longer capable of...
Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.