Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Inspirational Quotes To Motivate You
Without music, life would be a mistake. In heaven, all the interesting people are missing. Sometimes people don’t want to hear the truth because they don’t want their illusions destroyed. There are no facts, only interpretations. We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends. I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time. He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone. When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago. The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die. As well the minds which are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be mind. It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time. Man is the cruelest animal. The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently. Is man merely a mistake of God’s? Or God merely a mistake of man? Every deep thinker is more afraid of being understood than of being misunderstood. Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings — always darker, emptier and simpler. Faith not wanting to know what the truth is. The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly. The true man wants two things danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything. There are no beautiful surfaces without a terrible depth. That which does not kill us makes us stronger. There are two different types of people in the world, those who want to know, and those who want to believe. All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking. All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. In truth,there was only one christian and he died on the cross. That which is done out of love is always beyond good and evil. All I need is a sheet of paper and something to write with, and then I can turn the world upside down. Silence is worse; all truths that are kept silent become poisonous. What does your conscience say? — ‘You should become the person you are’. Invisible threads are the strongest ties. Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter. I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you. Today as always, men fall into two groups slaves and free men. Whoever does not have two-thirds of his day for himself, is a slave, whatever he may be a statesman, a businessman, an official, or a scholar. After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wash my hands. Ultimately, it is the desire, not the desired, that we love. The visionary lies to himself, the liar only to others. The most perfidious way of harming a cause consists of defending it deliberately with faulty arguments. Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man. One repays a teacher badly if one always remains nothing but a pupil. Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself. Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called ‘Ego’. Remorse.– Never yield to remorse, but at once tell yourself remorse would simply mean adding to the first act of stupidity a second. And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book. Nothing on earth consumes a man more quickly than the passion of resentment. Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies. What is the seal of liberation? Not to be ashamed in front of oneself. The author must keep his mouth shut when his work starts to speak. Love is blind. Friendship closes its eyes. Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity. I am one thing, my writings are another. Without forgetting it is quite impossible to live at all. One must be a sea, to receive a polluted stream without becoming impure. It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them! Plato was a bore. What is the truth, but a lie agreed upon. He who climbs upon the highest mountains laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary. A thought comes when it will, not when I will. Woman was God’s second mistake. There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness. Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you. You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
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