"Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as to how they shall think."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Arthur Schopenhauer on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Arthur Schopenhauer on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Arthur Schopenhauer on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Arthur Schopenhauer on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Arthur Schopenhauer on Albert Camus
"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."