"Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Arthur Schopenhauer on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Arthur Schopenhauer on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Arthur Schopenhauer on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Arthur Schopenhauer on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Arthur Schopenhauer on Mahatma Gandhi
"There is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the human head if you only begin to inculcate it before the age of five, by constantly repeating it with an air of great solemnity."
"A man can be himself only so long as he is alone."
"To live alone is the fate of all great souls."
"Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal."
"Hatred is an affair of the heart contempt that of the head."