Arthur Schopenhauer

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Noun1.Arthur Schopenhauer - German pessimist philosopher (1788-1860)Arthur Schopenhauer - German pessimist philosopher (1788-1860)
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The German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer writes, 'A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
They examine the political context of the book; comparison to the works of Erskine Caldwell; Agee's position as a southerner in the literary culture of 1930s Manhattan; the use of a cinematic eye for the sharecroppers' homes and possessions; links between Agee and writers like William Wordsworth, Arthur Schopenhauer, Fyodor Dostoevsky, John Berger, Federico Garcia Lorca, and Herman Melville; Agee as a forefather of New Journalism; his concept of irony; the conflict of art and nature in the book; and the portrayal of space.
Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860) was a German philosopher well known for his pessimistic view of life, for the criticisms he voiced to the academic philosophers of his time, for having pioneered the introduction of Buddhism and the respect for animal life in Europe, for his misogyny, and for his clear and precise writing style often depicted by original metaphors and irony.
Cuando en el milenio proximo anterior lei El mundo como voluntad y representacion, obra del filosofo aleman Arthur Schopenhauer, (1788-1860) lo juzgue elocuente, agudo, caustico, pesimista, y exagerado en su equivocacion.
German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once summed it all when he said that health is not everything, but everything is nothing without health.
Resumen: Este trabajo analiza el papel de la individualidad en la constitucion del sufrimiento en la obra de Arthur Schopenhauer y lo hace a tres niveles.
The wise man, as Arthur Schopenhauer depicts him in Aphorisms on Wisdom in Life, is in his essence infinitely less worthy of respect than the idealist destined to become a laughing stock.
En conversacion con Osvaldo Ferrari (En dialogo 1: 316), Borges cuenta su conexion con el tema por la via del poema de Sir Erwin Arnold "The Light of Asia" leido en su juventud, la obra clave de Arthur Schopenhauer Die Welt ais Wille und Vortellung (1818) y el libro de Karl Friedrich Koppen Die Religion des Buddha (1857), leido por el mismo Schopenhauer.
En el marco de unas reflexiones antropologicas en torno a la paz y la guerra, desde un punto de vista filosofico y literario, resulta interesante poner el pensamiento de Arthur Schopenhauer en la palestra, es decir, en el lugar de combate de las ideas, donde, por cierto, tan vivamente se enfrento nuestro autor con sus compatriotas y contemporaneos: Fichte, Schelling o Hegel.
La violencia en la poesia de Jose Manuel Arango se analiza desde "La estetica de la poesia", de Arthur Schopenhauer.
McGill's Schopenhauer: Pessimist and Pagan, William Wallace's Life of Arthur Schopenhauer and Helen Zimmern's Arthur Schopenhauer: His Life and Philosophy.
The undoubted master of the "life is meaningless" school of thought is philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer whose magnus opus, The World as Will and Representation, does not make for inspiring reading on a grey November afternoon in Barry Library.