Exactly what I needed for class. I would have paid 2x more at my campus bookstore. Instead, I paid less than halfPublished 9 months ago by pink power ranger
Arthur Schopenhauer wrote his essays and aphorisms in the financial hub city of Frankford, Germany during the mid-nineteenth century, a world where business owners and financiers... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Glenn Russell
This is a great book full of essays and aphorisms (as the title alludes to). I agreed with a lot of Schopenhauer's philosophical points, dark and unpleasant as some of them may be. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Greg Linster
This small volume is a relatively accessible introduction to the thought and writing of this influential philosopher. Read morePublished 19 months ago by R. J. Marsella
I very much liked the book; great introduction that emerges the reader on the topic not to say how interesting Schopenhauer's thoughts are.Published 20 months ago by Salvador
This is a bad book. A really bad book. Hell, it's even a dangerous book. Anyone that takes Schoperhanuer seriously, is going to expect a rotten world, prolong a rotten world, and... Read morePublished on August 2, 2012 by CB
The two people I found most interesting in Durant's Story of Philosophy were Schopenhauer and Spinoza. Reading Spinoza kind of scares me so I decided to read Schopenhauer first. Read morePublished on January 8, 2012 by David T.
If you're serious about finding out what life is all about, or if you're just looking to expand your cleverness by kicking idiocy off her rusty stool, then read The World as Will... Read morePublished on October 15, 2011 by Halifax Student Account