Arthur schopenhauer is a german philosopher who was born on february 22nd, 1788 and died on september 21st, 1860 he was born in the city of danzig but later moved to the city of hamburg where he became interested in studying metaphysics, ethics and psychology.
Arthur schopenhauer was among the first 19 th century philosophers to contend that at its core, the universe is not a rational place inspired by plato and kant, both of whom regarded the world as being more amenable to reason, schopenhauer developed their philosophies into an instinct-recognizing and ultimately ascetic outlook, emphasizing that in the face of a world filled with endless.
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Schopenhauer in 1859 biographical note arthur schopenhauer is one of the most important 19th century philosophers, most famous for his work, the world as will and representation. Read essays of schopenhauer by arthur schopenhauer,sara hay dircks with rakuten kobo these essays are a valuable criticism of life by a man who had a wide experience of life, a man of the world, who posse. 1 life: 1788–1860 exactly a month younger than the english romantic poet, lord byron (1788–1824), who was born on january 22, 1788, arthur schopenhauer came into the world on february 22, 1788 in danzig [gdansk, poland] — a city that had a long history in international trade as a member of the hanseatic league. Arthur schopenhauer is one of the most important 19th century philosophers, most famous for his work, the world as will and representation he is known for having espounced a sort of philosophical pessimism that saw life as being essentially evil and futile, but saw hope in aesthetics, sympathy for. - arthur schopenhaur schopenhauer had an understanding of the will, which has to separate parts the will to life and human will the will to life, was the over all striving that every animal did on a daily basis, the striving for the will to live.
The essays of arthur schopenhauer studies in pessimism 1 on the sufferings of the world unless suffering is the direct and immediate object of life, our existence must entirely fail of its aim. Arthur schopenhauer (1788-1860) was a german philosopher best known for his work the world as will and representation he responded to and expanded upon immanuel kant's philosophy concerning the way in which we experience the world.
Arthur schopenhauer 1788-1860 german philosopher believing himself to be the only worthy successor to immanuel kant, schopenhauer was one of the leading german metaphysicians of the nineteenth century.