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Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900) was a German philosopher and cultural commentator who wrote intensively in the 1870s and 1880s. He is famous for uncompromising criticisms of traditional European morality and religion, as well as of conventional philosophical ideas and social and political pieties associated with modernity. He became one of the most prominent of all modern thinkers. He attempts to expose the motives of underlying traditional Western religion, morality, and philosophy deeply affected generations of theologians, philosophers, psychologists, poets, novelists, and playwrights. He was interested in the enhancement of individual and cultural health and believed in life, creativity, power, and the realities of the world we live in, rather than those situated in a world beyond. Central to his philosophy is the idea of “life-affirmation,” which involves an honest questioning of all doctrines that drain life’s expansive energies, however socially prevalent those views might be. Often referred to as one of the first existentialist philosophers along with Søren Kierkegaard (1813–1855), Nietzsche’s revitalizing philosophy has inspired leading figures in all walks of cultural life, including dancers, poets, novelists, painters, psychologists, philosophers, sociologists, and social revolutionaries.

NameFriedrich Nietzsche
Birthday15 October 1844
NationalityGerman
Died at Age55
Sun SignLibra
Also Known asFriedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Born PlaceRöcken, Lützen, Germany
Famous For Philosopher
Died on25 August 1900
Place of DeathWeimar, Saxony, German Empire
Cause of DeathPneumonia
Diseases & DisabilitiesDepression

Friedrich Nietzsche Family

FatherCarl Ludwig Nietzsche
MotherFranziska Nietzsche
SiblingsElisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, Ludwig Joseph Nietzsche
  

Friedrich Nietzsche Books

  • Thus Spoke Zarathustra in 1883
  • The Antichrist (book) in 1895
  • The Gay Science in 1882
  • The Birth of Tragedy in 1872
  • Ecce Homo (book) in 1908
  • Human, All Too Human in 1878
  • Twilight of the Idols in 1889
  • God is dead
  • The Dawn of Day in 1881
  • Untimely Meditations in 1873
  • The Portable Nietzsche in 1954
  • Nietzsche contra Wagner in 1889
  • On Truth and Lies in a Nonmoral Sense in 1896
  • The Case of Wagner in 1908
  • Why I Am So Wise in 1908
  • Why I Am So Clever
  • We Philologists Friedrich Nietzsche in 1874
  • Dionysian-Dithyrambs in 1891
  • David Strauss, the Confessor and the Writer in 1873
  • Aphorisms on Love and Hate
  • Man Alone with Himself in 1878
  • The Complete Works of Friedrich Nietzsche: The First Complete and Authorised English Translation
  • Vom Nutzen und Nachteil der Historie für das Leben in 1874
  • Beyond Good and Evil: The Philosophy Classic
  • Homer and the classical philology Friedrich Nietzsche in 1869
  • On the Pathos of Truth in 1874
  • Idylls from Messina in 1882
  • Nietzsche’s Philosophy Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Schopenhauer as Educator in 1874
  • The Wanderer and His Shadow in 1880
  • My Sister and I (Nietzsche) in 1951
  • Nietzsche on Love
  • Le livre du philosophe Friedrich Nietzsche in 1969
  • What Doesn’t Kill Me Makes Me Stronger

Friedrich Nietzsche Inspirational & Motivational Quotes

  • The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • We have art in order not to die of the truth. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Go up close to your friend, but do not go over to him! We should also respect the enemy in our friend. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 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
  • It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The best weapon against an enemy is another enemy. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • He who has a why to live can bear almost any how. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Whatever is done for love always occurs beyond good and evil. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Love is not consolation. It is light. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Faith: not wanting to know what is true. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 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. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 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
  • When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • There is more wisdom in your body than in your deepest philosophy. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Behind all their personal vanity, women themselves always have an impersonal contempt for woman. – Friedrich Nietzsche
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  • When one has not had a good father, one must create one. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • God is a thought who makes crooked all that is straight. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion? – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The doer alone learneth. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • An artist has no home in Europe except in Paris. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not a goal. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 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. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Success has always been a great liar. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Whoever has provoked men to rage against him has always gained a party in his favor, too. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • In music the passions enjoy themselves. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Sleeping is no mean art: for its sake one must stay awake all day. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The demand to be loved is the greatest of all arrogant presumptions. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • A pair of powerful spectacles has sometimes sufficed to cure a person in love. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • In large states public education will always be mediocre, for the same reason that in large kitchens the cooking is usually bad. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Without music, life would be a mistake. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • There cannot be a God because if there were one, I could not believe that I was not He. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The world itself is the will to power – and nothing else! And you yourself are the will to power – and nothing else! – Friedrich Nietzsche
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  • Rejoicing in our joy, not suffering over our suffering, makes someone a friend. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Whoever does not have a good father should procure one. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The bad gains respect through imitation, the good loses it especially in art. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Art is the proper task of life. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The future influences the present just as much as the past. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 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. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 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
  • In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • That which does not kill us makes us stronger. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • It is not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, that the lover of knowledge is reluctant to step into its waters. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Fear is the mother of morality. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Is Wagner a human being at all? Is he not rather a disease? He contaminates everything he touches – he has made music sick. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything. – Friedrich Nietzsche

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