A gauge for wisdom.- The growth of wisdom may be gauged exactly by the diminution of ill-temper.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)
Contributed by: Zaady
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Whoever does not know how to find the way to his ideal lives more frivolously and impudently than the man without an ideal.
Shedding one's skin. The snake that cannot shed its skin perishes. So do the spirits who are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be spirit.
He who has always spared himself much will in the end become sickly of so much consideration. Praised be what hardens!
Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None
One is most dishonest to one's god: he is not allowed to sin.
Once the decision has been made, close your ear even to the best counter argument: sign of a strong character. Thus an occasional will to stupidity.
Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent.
Of all that is written, I love only what a person hath written with his blood.
My doctrine is: Live that thou mayest desire to live again - that is thy duty - for in any case thou wilt live again!
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