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Friedrich Nietzsche, German Philosopher ( October 15, 1844 - August 25, 1900 )

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It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Love Friendship Marriage

Without music, life would be a mistake.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Life Music Mistake

To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Suffering Live Meaning

Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Process Long You

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Love Relationship Madness

Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Thoughts Feelings Shadows

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.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Truth Today Mountains

The doer alone learneth.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Graduation Alone Doer

God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. Yet his shadow still looms. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What was holiest and mightiest of all that the world has yet owned has bled to death under our knives; who will wipe this blood off us? What water is there for us to clean ourselves?~Friedrich Nietzsche

Death God Water

It is always consoling to think of suicide: in that way one gets through many a bad night.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Suicide Night Think

The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Love Wisdom Knowledge

All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Great Walking Thoughts

We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Life Love Love Life

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Struggle Yourself Lonely

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Chaos Star Birth

That which does not kill us makes us stronger.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Strength Stronger Us

When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Marriage Age Yourself

In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Man Child Real Man

There are no facts, only interpretations.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Truth Facts Only

There are horrible people who, instead of solving a problem, tangle it up and make it harder to solve for anyone who wants to deal with it. Whoever does not know how to hit the nail on the head should be asked not to hit it at all.~Friedrich Nietzsche

People Problem Know

Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Path Goal Stubborn

The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Youth Think Corrupt

In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Insanity Rare Individuals

The future influences the present just as much as the past.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Future Past Present

A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Faith Prove Casual

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.~Friedrich Nietzsche

Life Live Why