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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

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Biography : German philosopher, cultural critic, composer, poet and philologist.
Born: 1844 - Died: 1900
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Germany
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Become who you are!
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  



Become who you are!




He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  



He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.”

Image attribution  Background photo by Etienne Bösiger on Unsplash





There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






Let it not be your honor henceforth whence you come, but where you go!
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






One repays a teacher badly if one always remains only a pupil.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






My happiness should justify existence itself!
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






And life itself confided this secret to me: "Behold," it said, "I am that which must always overcome itself.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






Man is a rope, tied between beast and overman - a rope over an abyss.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






But in the loneliest desert the second metamorphosis occurs: the spirit here becomes a lion; it wants to capture freedom and be lord in its own desert.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  



But in the loneliest desert the second metamorphosis occurs: the spirit here becomes a lion; it wants to capture freedom and be lord in its own desert.

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Beware of spitting against the wind!
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






And we should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once. And we should call every truth false which was not accompanied by at least one laugh.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






You great star, what would your happiness be had you not those for whom you shine?
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






Are you a new strength and a new right? A first motion? A self-rolling wheel? Can you even compel the stars to revolve around you?
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






In the mountains, the shortest way is from peak to peak: but for that, you need long legs. Aphorisms should be peaks: and those to whom they are spoken, big and tall.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






But thus I counsel you, my friends: Mistrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






Body am I, and soul"–so says the child. And why should one not speak like children?
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






They muddy the water, to make it seem deep.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra  






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