The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
To buy books would be a good thing if we also could buy the time...
To overcome difficulties is to experience the full delight of existence.
Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
Hatred comes from the heart; contempt from the head; and neither feeling is quite within...
The man never feels the want of what it never occurs to him to ask...
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret...
Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of...
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another; but women are by nature enemies.
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of...
It is a clear gain to sacrifice pleasure in order to avoid pain.
They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice... that suicide is wrong;...
As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a...
If we were not all so interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that...
Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh...
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.