Rascals are always sociable, more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others' company.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
The middle ages showed us the results of thinking without experimentation, our present century shows...
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life.
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost.
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to...
Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the...
Compassion is the basis of all morality
If you want to know your true opinion of someone, watch the effect produced in...
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian...
The alchemists in their search for gold discovered many other things of greater value.
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present...
Only the truth is revolutionary.
A lie stands on one leg, truth on two