1 Is Schopenhauer’s pessimism a natural outgrowth of Newtonian physics and renaissance science in

Question

1. Is Schopenhauer’s pessimism a natural outgrowth of Newtonian physics and renaissance science in

the absence of religion?

2. Is life unbalanced such that there is more pain than pleasure?

3. In what ways do Schopenhauer’s ideas differ from Eastern thought?

Philosophy