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.
Quote by Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes
All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses.
Only as much as I dream can I be.
One receives as reward for much ennui, despondency, boredom --such as a solitude without friends,...
Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent.
Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory it too good.
In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy...
Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than listen to reasons.
Hope is the worst of evils, for it prolongs the torment of man
The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the...
People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to...
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the...
Extreme positions are not succeeded by moderate ones, but by contrary extreme positions.
To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.
Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.
You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.
Success has always been a great liar.
Insanity in individuals is something rare, but in groups, parties, nations and epochs it is...
Insanity is often the logic of an accurate mind overtaxed.
It is rarely that you see an American writer who is not hopelessly sane.