I am often surprised by the cleverness, and now and again by the stupidity of my dog; and I have similar experiences with mankind
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
The wise have always said the same things, and fools, who are the majority have...
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the...
That the outer man is a picture of the inner, and the face an expression...
Every parting gives a foretaste of death, every reunion a hint of the resurrection.
The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him
The longer a man's fame is likely to last, the longer it will be in...
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.
To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you...
With people of limited ability modesty is merely honesty. But with those who possess great...
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
If you want to know your true opinion of someone, watch the effect produced in...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses
Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh...
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
Honor means that a man is not exceptional; fame, that he is. Fame is something...
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.
If ignorance paid dividends most Americans could make a fortune out of what they don't...