"Satisfaction consists in freedom from pain, which is the positive element of life."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Arthur Schopenhauer on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Arthur Schopenhauer on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Arthur Schopenhauer on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Arthur Schopenhauer on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."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."