What are the TOP 10 quotes by Arthur Schopenhauer?

  1. Talent hits a target no one else can hit, genius hits a target no one else can see.

  2. The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him.

  3. Books are like a mirror. If an ass looks in, you can't expect an angel to look out.

  4. Genius is an intellect that has become unfaithful to its destiny.

  5. The person who writes for fools is always sure of a large audience.

  6. Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.

  7. The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.

  8. Almost all of our sorrows spring out of our relations with other people.

  9. Reading is equivalent to thinking with someone else's head instead of with one's own.

  10. There is not a grain of dust, not an atom that can become nothing, yet man believes that death is the annhilation of his being.


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