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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

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Biography - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche:

German philosopher, cultural critic, composer, poet and philologist.
Born: 1844 - Died: 1900
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany
Source: Beyond Good and Evil

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Mature manhood: that means to have rediscovered the seriousness one had as a child at play.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Beyond Good and Evil




Translation  

Translation

(German, French)


German
Reife des Mannes: das heisst den Ernst wiedergefunden haben, den man als Kind hatte, beim Spiel.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Jenseits von Gut und Böse

French
Maturité de l’homme : retrouver le sérieux qu’il mettait au jeu, étant enfant.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Par-delà le bien et le mal




See also  

See also...



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Wisdom leads us back to childhood.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées

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For truly it is to be noted, that children's plays are not sports, and should be deemed as their most serious actions.”
Michel de Montaigne

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My work is a game, a very serious game.”
M. C. Escher




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Quotes about childhood:


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The first sigh of childhood is for liberty.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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We are of our childhood as we are from a country.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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What might be taken for a precocious genius is the genius of childhood. When the child grows up, it disappears without a trace. It may happen that this boy will become a real painter some day, or even a great painter. But then he will have to begin everything again, from zero.”
Pablo Picasso
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I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.”
Sigmund Freud
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The nearer people approach old age the closer they return to a semblance of childhood, until the time comes for them to depart this life, again like children, neither tired of living nor aware of death.”
Desiderius Erasmus
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Concepts, like individuals, have their histories and are just as incapable of withstanding the ravages of time as are individuals.”
Soren Kierkegaard
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche also said...


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The best way to begin each day well is to think upon awakening whether we could not give at least one person pleasure on this day.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Human, All Too Human
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All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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Become who you are!”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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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
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Let it not be your honor henceforth whence you come, but where you go!”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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One repays a teacher badly if one always remains only a pupil.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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