It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
The greatest achievements of the human mind are generally received with distrust.
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
Sleep is the interest we have to pay on the capital which is called in...
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
It is with trifles, and when he is off guard, that a man best reveals...
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
The fruits of Christianity were religious wars, butcheries, crusades, inquisitions, extermination of the natives of...
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on...
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an uncertain time, and...
The word of man is the most durable of all material.
Suicide may also be regarded as an experiment -- a question which man puts to...
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of...
Happiness is a byproduct of an effort to make someone else happy
All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast.
There is only one way to achieve happiness on this terrestrial ball, and that is...