Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes (175 quotations)

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1. "Faith" means not wanting to know what is true. - Friedrich Nietzsche

2. A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything. - Friedrich Nietzsche

3. A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only ones that modern men still read with exactness. - Friedrich Nietzsche

4. A pair of powerful spectacles has sometimes sufficed to cure a person in love. - Friedrich Nietzsche

5. A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation. - Friedrich Nietzsche

6. A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and questions - as attempts to find out something. Success and failure are for him answers above all. - Friedrich Nietzsche

7. A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy. - Friedrich Nietzsche

8. Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent. - Friedrich Nietzsche

9. All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses. - Friedrich Nietzsche

10. All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values. - Friedrich Nietzsche

11. All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. - Friedrich Nietzsche

12. All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. - Friedrich Nietzsche

13. All truth is simple... is that not doubly a lie? - Friedrich Nietzsche

14. Altered opinions do not alter a man's character (or do so very little); but they do illuminate individual aspects of the constellation of his personality which with a different constellation of opinions had hitherto remained dark and unrecognizable. - Friedrich Nietzsche

15. Although the most acute judges of the witches and even the witches themselves, were convinced of the guilt of witchery, the guilt nevertheless was non-existent. It is thus with all guilt. - Friedrich Nietzsche

16. And be on they guard against the good and the just! They would fain curcify those who devise their own virtue - they hate the lonesome ones. - Friedrich Nietzsche

17. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you. - Friedrich Nietzsche

18. And we should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh. - Friedrich Nietzsche

19. Art is the proper task of life. - Friedrich Nietzsche

20. As regards the celebrated 'struggle for life,' it seems to me for the present to have been rather asserted than proved. It does occur, but as the exception; the general aspect of life is not hunger and distress, but rather wealth, luxury, even absurd prodigality-where there is a struggle it is a struggle for power. - Friedrich Nietzsche

21. At bottom every man knows well enough that he is a unique being, only once on this earth; and by no extraordinary chance will such a marvelously picturesque piece of diversity in unity as he is, ever be put together a second time. - Friedrich Nietzsche

22. At the bottom every man knows well enough that he is a unique human being, only once on this earth; and by no extraordinary chance will such a marvelously picturesque piece of diversity in unity as he is, ever be put together a second time. - Friedrich Nietzsche

23. At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid. - Friedrich Nietzsche

24. Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously! - Friedrich Nietzsche

25. Blessed are the forgetful: for they get the better even of their blunders. - Friedrich Nietzsche

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