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Biography - Arthur Schopenhauer:

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

What history relates is only the long, heavy, confused dream of humanity.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Ce que raconte l'histoire n'est en fait que le long rêve, le songe lourd et confus de l'humanité.

German
Was die Geschichte erzählt, ist in der Tat nur der lange, schwere und verworrene Traum der Menschheit.




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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.
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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.
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