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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Quote of Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Since I grew tired of the...


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

Quote

Since I grew tired of the chase
And search, I learned to find;
And since the wind blows in my face,
I sail with every wind.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science



Note  

Note



My Happiness

Since I was tired of searching I learned to find. Since a wind resisted me, I sailed with all the winds.


Source: The Joyful Science

Internet Archive - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, Gesammelte Werke (de)

BIBLIOTHÈQUE NATIONALE DE FRANCE - Le gai Savoir : ("La gaya Scienza") (fr)




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Depuis que je suis fatigué de chercher
J’ai appris à trouver.
Depuis qu’un vent s’est opposé à moi
Je navigue avec tous les vents.”

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Le gai savoir

German
Seit ich des Suchens müde ward,
Erlernte ich das Finden.
Seit mir ein Wind hielt Widerpart,
Segl’ ich mit allen Winden.”

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Die fröhliche Wissenschaft




See also  

See also...



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I do not seek, I find.”
Pablo Picasso

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Destiny beats the cards but we will play them.”
Bernard Moitessier

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

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Meet the time as it seeks us.”
William Shakespeare

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Fate shuffles the cards and we play.”
Arthur Schopenhauer - Parerga and Paralipomena

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We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.”

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We don't choose the things that happen to us, but we can choose how we react to them.”
Paulo Coelho - Hippie




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Quotes for: wind:



Quotes for: wind

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If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.”
François de La Rochefoucauld
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The wind is rising!... We must try to live!”
Paul Valéry
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The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.”
Edward Gibbon - The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
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Anger is the wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.”
Robert Green Ingersoll
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The dunes change with the wind, but the desert remains the same.”
Paulo Coelho - The Alchemist
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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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