Arthur Schopenauer was born in Danzig in 1788, where his family, of Dutch origin, owned one of the most respected trading houses.
In 1793 the business moved to Hamburg, and in 1805 Arthur, who was expected to inherit it, was…
This selection of thoughts on religion, ethics, politics, women, suicide, books, and much more is taken from Schopenhauer’s last work, Parerga and Paralipo-mena, published in 1851.
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This innovative - and pessimistic - view has proved powerfully influential upon philosophy and art, directly affecting the work of Nietzsche, Wittgenstein and Wagner among others.
Essays And Aphorisms Schopenhauer Ebook
Arthur Schopenhauer was born in Danzig in 1788 where his family, of Dutch origin, owned a respected trading house.
Volume 1 of the work that won Arthur Schopenhauer the worldwide acclaim he had long sought, 1851's Parerga and Paralipomena, contains six essays covering the history of the problem of philosophical ...
Collected here are six short essays-- The Basis of All Dialect; Stratagems; On the Comparative Place of Interest and Beauty in Works of Art; Psychological Observations; and On the Wisdom of Life: Aphorisms, and Genius and Virtue-- by the world renowned philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer.
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