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Arthur Schopenhauer

Quote of Arthur Schopenhauer - Change alone is the constant....

Biography - Arthur Schopenhauer:

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

Change alone is the constant.



Other version: "Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal."

Source: Parerga and Paralipomena



(German, French)

Der Wechsel allein ist das Beständige.

Le seul événement permanent, c'est le changement.

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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.

Change alone is unchanging.

The dunes change with the wind, but the desert remains the same.

The more a thing tends to be permanent, the more it tends to be lifeless.

Quotes for: change


Quotes about change:

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.

Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

but it's no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.


Arthur Schopenhauer also said...

Fate shuffles the cards and we play.

Poetry is related to philosophy as experience is related to empirical science.

The philosopher should never forget that he is cultivating an art and not a science.

For our improvement we need a mirror.

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.

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.

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