Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as to how they shall think.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one's rights and...
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of...
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
To free a person from error is to give, and not to take away.
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a...
The man never feels the want of what it never occurs to him to ask...
One should use common words to say uncommon things.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Rascals are always sociable, more's the pity! and the chief sign that a man has...
Newspapers are the second hand of history. This hand, however, is usually not only of...
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
I've never know any trouble than an hour's reading didn't assuage.
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and...
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
Play fair. Don't hit people. Say you're sorry when you hurt somebody.
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...