Undeserved praise causes more pangs of conscience later than undeserved blame, but probably only for this reason, that our power of judgment are more completely exposed by being over praised than by being unjustly underestimated.
Quote by Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes
Today I love myself as I love my god: who could charge me with a...
Pathetic attitudes are not in keeping with greatness
What do I care about the purring of one who cannot love, like the cat?
Genteel women suppose that those things do not really exist about which it is impossible...
The doer alone learneth.
Wit is the epitaph of an emotion
A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only...
Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
Our vanity is hardest to wound precisely when our pride has just been wounded.
People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to...
If a woman possesses manly virtues one should run away from her; and if she...
One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises that one...
Courageous, untroubled, mocking and violent-that is what Wisdom wants us to be. Wisdom is a...
Many a man fails as an original thinker simply because his memory is too good
Not by wrath, but by laughter, do we kill. Come, let us kill the spirit...
Idleness is the parent of psychology.
Without forgetting it is quite impossible to live at all.
When art dresses in worn-out material it is most easily recognized as art.
The bad gains respect through imitation, the good loses it especially in art.
Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves...