Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
Quote by Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes
Without forgetting it is quite impossible to live at all.
Whoever feels predestined to see and not to believe will find all believers too noisy...
Because men really respect only that which was founded of old and has developed slowly,...
Ultimately, nobody can get more out of things, including books that he already knows. For...
People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to...
Blessed are the forgetful: for they get the better even of their blunders.
Whoever does not know how to lay his will into things at least lays some...
Great indebtedness does not make men grateful, but vengeful; and if a little charity is...
Some are made modest by great praise, others insolent.
Men have hitherto treated women like birds which have strayed down to them from the...
Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent.
Women can form a friendship with a man very well; but to preserve it -...
Of all that is written, I love only what a person has written with his...
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any realized joy could be.
If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.
He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted
To forget one's purpose is the commonest form of stupidity.
There are various eyes. Even the Sphinx has eyes: and as a result there are...
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Our ability to adapt is amazing. Our ability to change isn't quite as spectacular.