Suffering by nature or chance never seems so painful as suffering inflicted on us by the arbitrary will of another.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.
The fundament upon which all our knowledge and learning rests is the inexplicable.
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
Compassion is the basis of all morality
One should use common words to say uncommon things.
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses.
Every man takes the limits of his field of vision for the limits of the...
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of...
Opinion is like a pendulum and obeys the same law. If it goes past the...
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
There is no absurdity so obvious that it cannot be firmly planted in the human...
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one...
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
Music is the melody whose text is the world.