The alchemists in their search for gold discovered many other things of greater value.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the...
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and...
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret...
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
The middle ages showed us the results of thinking without experimentation, our present century shows...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses
Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.
A man's delight in looking forward to and hoping for some particular satisfaction is a...
Compassion is the basis of morality.
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.
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than...
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of...
Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates
The Bluebird of Happiness long absent from his life, Ned is visited by the Chicken...
To act with common sense according to the moment, is the best wisdom I know;...