Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes

All truth is simple... is that not doubly a lie?.. view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

I still live, I still think: I still have to live, for I still have to think... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even more offensive to us than the arrogance of those without merit: for merit itself is offensive... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Existence really is an imperfect tense that never becomes a present... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Genteel women suppose that those things do not really exist about which it is impossible to talk in polite company... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

For the woman, the man is a means: the end is always the child... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Fear is the mother of morality... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than listen to reasons... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Faith: not wanting to know what is true... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Behind all their personal vanity, women themselves always have an impersonal contempt for woman... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves while having an experience... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

'Evil men have no songs.' How is it that the Russians have songs?.. view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Every man is a creative cause of what happens, a primum mobile with an original movement... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Every church is a stone on the grave of a god-man: it does not want him to rise up again under any circumstances... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Egoism is the very essence of a noble soul... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion?.. view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Do whatever you will, but first be such as are able to will... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Extreme positions are not succeeded by moderate ones, but by contrary extreme positions... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance.. view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

I would believe only in a God that knows how to Dance... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

The most common lie is that which one lies to himself.. view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

If you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

Idleness is the parent of psychology... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

In everything one thing is impossible: rationality... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

In heaven, all the interesting people are missing... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

In individuals, insanity is rare.. view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

I love those who do not know how to live for today... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche

A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything... view

By: Friedrich Nietzsche