Author:Arthur Schopenhauer
Topics:Knowledge Quotes

Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer : “It is easy to understand”

It is easy to understand that in the dreary middle ages the Aristotelian logic would be very acceptable to the controversial spirit of the schoolmen, which, in the absence of all real knowledge, spent its energy upon mere formulas and words, and that it would be eagerly adopted even in its mutilated Arabian form, and presently established as the centre of all knowledge. – Arthur Schopenhauer