Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes - Page 3
Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.
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.
It is good to express a thing twice right at the outset and so to give it a right foot and also a left one. Truth can surely stand on one leg, but with two it will be able to walk and get around.