Friedrich Nietzsche

1844 - 1900

A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on superman, growth, followers, student, teacher, and learning

A light has dawned for me: I need companions, living ones, not dead companions and corpses which I carry with me wherever I wish. But I need living companions who follow me because they want to follow themselves— and who want to go where I want to go.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on body, self, wisdom, listen, reason, wise, and sage

Behind your thoughts and feelings, my brother, there stands a mighty ruler. an unknown sage - whose name is self. In yourt body he dwells; he is your body. There is more reason in your body than in your best wisdom.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None (Modern Library)

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on compassion, giving, sun, and riches

From the Sun I learned this: when he goes down, overrich; he pours gold into the sea out of inexhaustible riches, so that even the poorest fisherman still rows with golden oars. For this I once saw and I did not tire of my tears as I watched it.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None (Modern Library)

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on feeling and men

Not the intensity but the duration of high feelings makes high men.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on corruption and youth

The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher regard those who think alike than those who think differently.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on boredom and life

Is not life a hundred times too short to bore ourselves?

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

He who cannot command himself should obey. And many can command themselves, but much is still lacking before they can obey themselves.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on goals, hope, plant, time, uberman, and man

I teach you the Uberman. Man is something that shall be overcome. What have you done to overcome him? ... The time has come for man to set himself a goal. The time has come to plant the seed to his highest hope.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on courage, evil, and life

The great epochs of our life come when we gain the courage to rechristen our evil as what is best in us.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on death and god

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God is dead.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

Source: Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for All and None

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