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n. - German pessimist philosopher (1788-1860).

Usage examples (36)
  • Schopenhauer is a pessimist consciously, you, unconsciously; and you have both missed the living value of your facts.
  • I think it's interesting to contemplate the wisdom of a more misanthropic approach, of which Schopenhauer is a dramatic example.
  • "suffering," finds its roots in Schopenhauer's reception of Buddhism:
  • Logorrhea, to paraphrase Schopenhauer, needs a cure, not a refutation. for more
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