Arthur Schopenhauer quotes

Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see. ― Arthur Schopenhauer. Who is Arthur Schopenhauer? Arthur Schopenhauer was a German philosopher. He is best known for his 1818 work The World as Will and Representation, which characterizes the phenomenal world as the product of a…

Aristotle quotes collection

Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. ― Aristotle And self-control – what lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do. ― Aristotle Aristotle was a Greek philosopher and polymath during the Classical period in Ancient Greece. Taught by Plato, he was the founder of the Lyceum, the…

William Shakespeare quotes

The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. ― William Shakespeare. William Shakespeare was an English playwright, poet, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s greatest dramatist. He is often called England’s national poet and the “Bard of…

Franz Kafka quotes

A book must be the axe for the frozen sea within us. Many a book is like a key to unknown chambers within the castle of one’s own self. ― Franz Kafka. Who is Franz Kafka? Franz Kafka was a German-speaking Bohemian novelist and short-story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of…