What then in the last resort are the truths of mankind? They are the irrefutable errors of mankind.

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Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of naivete rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man - the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.

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Plato was a bore.

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We often refuse to accept an idea merely because the tone of voice in which it has been expressed is unsympathetic to us.

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The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world ugly and bad.

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Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.

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People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to ours. The inference is false, a gift confers no rights.

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Anyone who has declared someone else to be an idiot, a bad apple, is annoyed when it turns out in the end that he isn't.

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What do you regard as most humane? To spare someone shame.

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Idleness is the parent of psychology.

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To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding

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One often contradicts an opinion when what is uncongenial is really the tone in which it was conveyed.

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He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. Is not life a hundred times too short for us to bore ourselves?

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