Arthur Schopenhauer

Arthur Schopenhauer quotes* 22. February 1788 – † 21. September 1860, German philosopher.

 

Quotes by Arthur Schopenhauer:

 


“Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: TAlent, Genius
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“All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: Truth
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“Fate shuffles the cards and we play.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: Fate
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“Each day is a little life, every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh morning a little youth, every going to rest and sleep a little death.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic:
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“We forfeit three-quarters of ourselves in order to be like other people.”

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“Reading is thinking with someone else’s head instead of one’s own.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: 
Books, Thinking
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“To marry means to halve one’s rights and double one’s duties.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: 
Marriage
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“The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: Life
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“Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: Change
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“Men are by nature merely indifferent to one another, but women are by nature enemies.”

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
Topic: 
Men, Women
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