No one is such a liar as the indignant man.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)
Contributed by: Zaady
The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
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.
Speaking of Georges Bizet: His music has the tang of sunny climates, their bracing air, their clearness. It voices a sensibility hitherto unknown to us.
Wherever Germany extends her sway, she ruins culture.
Is man one of God's blunders or is God one of man's blunders?
What is evil? -Whatever springs from weakness.
The sick are the greatest danger for the healthy; it is not from the strongest that harm comes to the strong, but from the weakest.
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