Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Page 2
There is in general good reason to suppose that in several respects the gods could all benefit from instruction by us human beings. We humans are - more humane.
There are people who want to make men's lives more difficult for no other reason than the chance it provides them afterwards to offer their prescription for alleviating life; their Christianity, for instance.
The world itself is the will to power - and nothing else! And you yourself are the will to power - and nothing else!
The "kingdom of Heaven" is a condition of the heart - not something that comes "upon the earth" or "after death."
Stupid as a man, say the women: cowardly as a woman, say the men. Stupidity in a woman is unwomanly.
Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.
Not necessity, not desire - no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health, food, a place to live, entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.
Let us beware of saying that death is the opposite of life. The living being is only a species of the dead, and a very rare species.
Judgments, value judgments concerning life, for or against, can in the last resort never be true: they possess value only as symptoms, they come into consideration only as symptoms - in themselves such judgments are stupidities.