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

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The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those wh...

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Weariness that wants to reach the ultimate with one ...

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It may be that until now there has been no more pote...

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You tell me: 'Life is hard to bear.' But if it were ...

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How much truth does a spirit endure, how much truth ...

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In some remote corner of the universe, poured out an...

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You may lie with your mouth, but with the mouth you ...

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All that exists is just and unjust and is equally ju...

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Business people - Your business - is your greatest p...

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One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to g...

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A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows tha...

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I am one thing, my writings are another.

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The Good ManBetter an enmity from one blockthan frie...

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Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even mor...

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The misunderstanding of passion and reason, as if th...

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Einer hat immer Unrecht: aber mit zweien beginnt die...

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I assess the power of a will by how much resistance,...

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A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and qu...

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Art is the proper task of life.

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