AUTHOR | FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE



For Friedrich Nietzsche 179 Quotes are available

Friedrich Nietzsche | Aesthetics, Ethics, Metaphysics, Nihilism, Psychology, Ontology, Poetry, Value theory



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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (15 October 1844 – 25 August 1900) was a German philosopher, cultural critic, poet, and Latin and Greek scholar whose work has exerted a profound influence on Western philosophy and modern intellectual history. Beginning his career as a classical philologist before turning to philosophy, he became the youngest-ever occupant of the Chair of Classical Philology at the University of Basel in 1869, at age 24. He resigned in 1879 due to health problems that plagued him most of his life, and he completed much of his core writing in the following decade. In 1889, at age 44, he suffered a collapse and a complete loss of his mental faculties. He lived his remaining years in the care of his mother (until her death in 1897) and then his sister Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, and died in 1900.
Nietzsche's body of writing spanned philosophical polemics, poetry, cultural criticism, aphorism, and fiction while displaying a fondness for metaphor and irony and drawing var


Born: 1844-10-15

Born in: Röcken (near Lützen), Saxony, Prussia

Died: 1900-08-25







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Twofold misjudgement. - The misfortune suffered by c...

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There is a certain right by which we many deprive a ...

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None of the people have any real interest in a scien...

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As soon as a religion comes to dominate it has as it...

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What do you consider the most humane? - To spare som...

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If a man has character, he has also his typical expe...

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...inability to lie is still far from being love to ...

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One must reach out and try to grasp this astonishing...

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To recognize untruth as a condition of life--that ce...

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Excess of strength alone is proof of strength

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I tell you: one must still have chaos in one, to giv...

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Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see g...

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Remain faithful to the earth, my brothers, with the ...

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Quiconque lutte contre des monstres devrait prendre ...

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A nation is a detour of nature to arrive at five or ...

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Plato was a bore.

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Those who know that they are profound strive for cla...

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A joke is an epigram on the death of a feeling.

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You say, it's dark. And in truth, I did place a clou...

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Three metamorphoses of the spirit have I designated ...

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