Love is the state in which man sees things Most widely different from what they are.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)
Contributed by: Zaady
Love matches, so called, have illusion for their father and need for their mother.
Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory is too good.
Egoism is the very essence of a noble soul.
Source: Beyond Good and Evil, 1886
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs it is the rule.
Source: Jenseits von Gut und Böse [Beyond Good and Evil]
In order to acquire intellect one must need it. One loses it when it is no longer necessary.
Every extension of knowledge arises from making the conscious the unconscious.
Where there is the tree of knowledge, there is always Paradise: so say the most ancient and most modern serpents.
Whoever battles with monsters had better see that it does not turn him into a monster. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
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