Friedrich Nietzsche
Quotes, Sayings and Thoughts

He who despises himself nevertheless esteems himself as a self-despiser.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

One never dives into the water to save a drowning man more eagerly than when there are others present who dare not take the risk.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Liberal institutions straightway cease from being liberal the moment they are soundly established: once this is attained, no more grevious and more thorough enemies of freedom exist than liberal institutions.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

We praise or blame according to whether the one or the other offers a greater opportunity for our power of judgement to shine out.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

There are men who desire power simply for the sake of the happiness it will bring; those belong chiefly to political parties.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

A casual stroll through a lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Which is it: is man one of God's blunders, or is God one of man's blunders?

- Friedrich Nietzsche

It is easier to cope with a bad conscience than with a bad reputation.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Our shortcomings are the eyes with which we see the ideal.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

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All idealism is falsehood in the face of necessity.

- Friedrich Nietzsche