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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Quote of Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Knowledge kills action; action requires...

Biography - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche:

German philosopher, cultural critic, poet, philologist.
Born: 1844 - Died: 1900
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

Quote

Knowledge kills action; action requires the veils of illusion"
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche



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Translation

(French, German)


FrenchQuote
La connaissance tue l'action: pour agir, il faut que les yeux se voilent d'un bandeau d'illusion."
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

GermanQuote
Die Erkenntnis tötet das Handeln, zum Handeln gehört das Umschleiertsein durch die Illusion."
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche


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Quotes about action:



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The present is not a potential past; it is the moment of choice and action."
Simone de Beauvoir
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I have laboured carefully, not to mock, lament, or execrate, but to understand human actions."
Baruch Spinoza - Tractatus politicus
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I have always thought the actions of men the best interpreters of their thoughts."
John Locke - An Essay Concerning Human Understanding
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Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom."
Hannah Arendt
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Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought."
Henri Bergson
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Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay."
Simone de Beauvoir
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Quotes for: illusion:



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A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion."
Alan Watts
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The masses have never thirsted after truth. They turn aside from evidence that is not to their taste, preferring to deify error, if error seduce them. Whoever can supply them with illusions is easily their master; whoever attempts to destroy their illusions is always their victim."
Gustave Le Bon - The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind
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The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion."
Albert Einstein
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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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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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All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;"
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - The Joyful Science
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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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