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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Quote of Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - ... but we want to be...


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

... but we want to be the poets of our life—first of all in the smallest, most everyday matters.




Translation

Translation

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French
... nous cependant, nous voulons être les poètes de notre vie, et cela avant tout dans les plus petites choses quotidiennes.

German
... wir aber wollen die Dichter unseres Lebens sein, und im Kleinsten und Alltäglichsten zuerst.




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Quotes for: life


Quotes

Quotes about life:


As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.





Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life.





A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.





There is more to life than increasing its speed.





To live means to love, but above all, to love life.





Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.











Quotes for: Poet


Quotes

Quotes for: Poet


To the poet, to the philosopher, to the saint, all things are friendly and sacred, all events profitable, all days holy, all men divine.





Always be a poet, even in prose.





Poets are the only people to whom love is not only a crucial, but an indispensable experience, which entitles them to mistake it for a universal one.





Take a commonplace, clean it and polish it, light it so that it produces the same effect of youth and freshness and originality and spontaneity as it did originally, and you have done a poet’s job. The rest is literature.





The worst tragedy for a poet is to be admired through being misunderstood.





Poets don’t draw. They unravel their handwriting and then tie it up again, but differently.











Quotes

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche also said...




Let it not be your honor henceforth whence you come, but where you go!





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.





All of us harbour in ourselves hidden gardens and plantations;





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.”





On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.












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