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Quotes By Friedrich Nietzsche


Famous Quotes & Quotations By Friedrich Nietzsche:

A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Faith.

As an artist, a man has no home in Europe save in Paris.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Faith, Places.

Beggars should be abolished. It annoys one to give to them, and it annoys one not to give to them.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, Thus Spake Zarathustra - Category: Society.

Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Joy.

But tell me: how did gold get to be the highest value? Because it is uncommon and useless and gleaming and gentle in its brilliance; it always gives itself. Only as an image of the highest virtue did gold get to be the highest value. The giver's glance gleams like gold. A golden brilliance concludes peace between the moon and the sun. Uncommon is the highest virtue and useless, it is gleaming and gentle in its brilliance: a gift-giving virtue is the highest virtue.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Money.

Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, Human, All Too Human, 1878 - Category: Belief.

Dancing in all its forms cannot be excluded from the curriculum of all noble education; dancing with the feet, with ideas, with words, and, need I add that one must also be able to dance with the pen?
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Writing.

Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, The Gay Science - Category: Habits, Misery.

Fathers and sons are much more considerate of one another than mothers and daughters.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Daughters, Fathers, Mothers, Sons.

He who cannot give anything away cannot feel anything either.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Generosity.

He who fights with monsters should be careful lest he thereby become a monster.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, Beyond Good and Evil - Category: Violence.

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Adversity, Inspiration, Life.

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 Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Flying.

In heaven, all the interesting people are missing.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Heaven.

In reality, hope is the worst of all evils, because it prolongs man's torments.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, Human, All Too Human - Category: Hope.

It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what other men say in whole books - what other men do not say in whole books. 
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, Twilight of the Idols - Category: Brevity.

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Compatibility.

Love is a state in which a man sees things most decidedly as the are not.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Love.

Love is not consolation. It is light.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Love.

Marriage: that I call the will of two to create the one who is more than those who created it.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Marriage.

No man lies so boldly as the man who is indignant.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Lies.

One may sometimes tell a lie, but the grimace that accompanies it tells the truth.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Lies.

One must have a good memory to be able to keep the promises that one makes.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Memory, Promises.

Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Category: Laughter.

Precisely the least, the softest, lightest, a lizard's rustling, a breath, a flash, a moment - a little makes the way of the best happiness.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes, Thus Spake Zarathustra - Category: Happiness.

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