In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you...
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom
The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul arise from...
The wise have always said the same things, and fools, who are the majority have...
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses.
Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win...
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.
Sleep is the interest we have to pay on the capital which is called in...
Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of...
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of...
Music is the melody whose text is the world.
Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
There is no doubt that life is given us, not to be enjoyed, but to...