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
Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.
It is in the treatment of trifles that a person shows what they are.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
The middle ages showed us the results of thinking without experimentation, our present century shows...
Human life must be some form of mistake
Compassion is the basis of morality.
Religion is the metaphysics of the masses
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on...
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.
A sense of humor is the only divine quality of man.
The deep pain that is felt at the death of every friendly soul arise from...
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and...
Exaggeration of every kind is as essential to journalism as it is to dramatic art,...
Without books the development of civilization would have been impossible. They are the engines of...
The man never feels the want of what it never occurs to him to ask...
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
The word of man is the most durable of all material.
The fruits of Christianity were religious wars, butcheries, crusades, inquisitions, extermination of the natives of...
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because...
You never have to advertise a fire. Everyone comes running when there's a fire. Likewise,...