There is no doubt that life is given us, not to be enjoyed, but to be overcome; to be got over.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life.
We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies with as much regret...
Wealth is like sea-water; the more we drink, the thirstier we become; and the same...
Compassion is the basis of morality.
The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him
Money is human happiness in the abstract: he, then, who is no longer capable of...
In our monogamous part of the world, to marry means to halve one's rights and...
To find out your real opinion of someone, judge the impression you have when you...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses
Sleep is the interest we have to pay on the capital which is called in...
We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.
Man should think like few do and talk like the many others.
I am often surprised by the cleverness, and now and again by the stupidity of...
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
The word of man is the most durable of all material.
Patriotism, when it wants to make itself felt in the domain of learning, is a...
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
For an author to write as he speaks is just as reprehensible as the opposite...