Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer.
BornFebruary 22, 1788
Danzig, Poland (now Gdansk, Poland)
DiedSeptember 21, 1860
Frankfurt, Germany
Polish philosopher. Best known for The World as Will and Representation and for his list of "38 Ways to Win an Argument."

The repository contains one quote from Arthur Schopenhauer.


Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.