Man wishes woman to be peaceable, but in fact she is essentially warlike, like the cat.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)
Source: "Beyond Good and Evil," 1886
Contributed by: Zaady
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!
When Zarathustra was alone . . . he said to his heart: "Could it be possible! This old saint in the forest hath not yet heard of it, that God is dead!"
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.
If ye would go up high, then use your own legs! Do not get yourselves carried aloft; do not seat yourselves on other people's backs and heads!
I want to teach men the sense of their existence, which is the Superman, the lightning out of the dark cloud man.
On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.
All truly great thoughts are conceived while walking.
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