Quote of the Day (9/10/13) (Arthur Schopenhauer)

Posted: September 10, 2013 in Philosophy, Politics, Quotations









Much of Arthur Schopenhauer's writing is focus...

Much of Arthur Schopenhauer’s writing is focused on the notion of will and its relation to freedom. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


“Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud of, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs;  he is ready and happy to defend all its faults tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”



–Arthur Schopenhauer, Aphorisms




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Quoted in The Heretic’s Handbook of Quotations








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