"It is only a man's own fundamental thoughts that have truth and life in them. For it is these that he really and completely understands. To read the thoughts of others is like taking the remains of someone else's meal, like putting on the discarded clothes of a stranger."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Arthur Schopenhauer on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Arthur Schopenhauer on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Arthur Schopenhauer on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Arthur Schopenhauer on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Arthur Schopenhauer on Winston Churchill
"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."