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Arthur Schopenhauer

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Biography - Arthur Schopenhauer:

German philosopher.
Born: 1788 - Died: 1860
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

Quote

A man can be himself only so long as he is alone; and if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom; for it is only when he is alone that he is really free.
Arthur Schopenhauer




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
On ne peut être vraiment soi qu'aussi longtemps qu'on est seul ; qui n'aime donc pas la solitude n'aime pas la liberté, car on n'est libre qu'étant seul.”
Arthur Schopenhauer

German
Ganz er selbst sein darf jeder nur so lange er allein ist: wer also nicht die Einsamkeit liebt, der liebt auch nicht die Freiheit: denn nur wenn man allein ist, ist man frei.”
Arthur Schopenhauer




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There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere.”
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Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.”
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Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.”
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Quotes about solitude:



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Miss one person and the world seems empty.”
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All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.”
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As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.”
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The wise man sometimes flees from society from fear of being bored.”
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One can be instructed in society, one is inspired only in solitude.”
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I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.”
Henry David Thoreau
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Change alone is the constant.”
Arthur Schopenhauer - Parerga and Paralipomena
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Poetry is related to philosophy as experience is related to empirical science.”
Arthur Schopenhauer - The World as Will and Representation
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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.”
Arthur Schopenhauer
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Fate shuffles the cards and we play.”
Arthur Schopenhauer - Parerga and Paralipomena
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For our improvement we need a mirror.”
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Ethics is in truth the easiest of all sciences.”
Arthur Schopenhauer
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