How much truth can a spirit bear, how much truth can a spirit dare? ... that became for me more and more the real measure of value.
Quote by Friedrich Nietzsche
Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us...
I call Christianity the one great curse, the one great intrinsic depravity, the one great...
Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory is too good
These people abstain, it is true: but the bitch Sensuality glares enviously out of all...
Love matches, so called, have illusion for their father and need for their mother.
What if a demon were to creep after you one night, in your loneliest loneliness,...
Wit is the epitaph of an emotion.
Of all that is written, I love only what a person has written with his...
Poets treat their experiences shamelessly; they exploit them
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs it is the...
Insanity in individuals is something rare, but in groups, parties, nations and epochs it is...
Live in danger. Build your cities on the slopes of Vesuvius.
Art is the proper task of life.
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in...
Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us;...
To be ashamed of one's immorality: that is a step on the staircase at whose...
In music, the passions enjoy themselves.
To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
No drug, not even alcohol, causes the fundamental ills of society. If we're looking for...
You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general public.