- Ar·thur [ahr-too r] /ˈɑr tʊər/, 1788–1860, German philosopher.
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Historical Examples of schopenhauerian
They are artificial, and yet bear a resemblance to certain Schopenhauerian theories.Egoists
Wotan must needs become a Schopenhauerian; and Siegfried, a pessimist at the close.Unicorns
So far it is Will and not Idea that is manifested in the revolutionary labor movement, to use the Schopenhauerian terms.Major Prophets of To-Day
Edwin E. Slosson
- Arthur (ˈartʊr). 1788–1860, German pessimist philosopher. In his chief work, The World as Will and Idea (1819), he expounded the view that will is the creative primary factor and idea the secondary receptive factor