The Optimist's Guide to Schopenhauer's Pessimism (Audio Essay)

 
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Schopenhauer was a profoundly pessimistic man. He argued that all life was suffering. Was he right or is there room for optimism? This audio essay tries to answer that question. It is based on an earlier written essay. You can listen below or download here.
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