200+ "Friedrich Nietzsche" Quotes And Sayings

Friedrich Nietzsche was a German philosopher, poet, classical scholar, music critic, and essayist. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential thinkers in the history of Western philosophy. His work in the areas of ethics, aesthetics, religion, history and philosophy has exerted significant influence across a range of fields, including existentialism, philology, aesthetics, metaphysics, social theory, and literary criticism.

It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. Friedrich Nietzsche
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness. Friedrich Nietzsche
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends. Friedrich Nietzsche
One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too. Friedrich Nietzsche
Amor Fati — “Love Your Fate”, which is in fact your life. Friedrich Nietzsche
Ultimately, it is the desire, not the desired, that we love. Friedrich Nietzsche
Love is a state in which a man sees things most decidedly as they are not. Friedrich Nietzsche
The spiritualization of sensuality is called love: it is a great triumph over Christianity. Friedrich Nietzsche
Love, too, has to be learned. Friedrich Nietzsche
He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. Friedrich Nietzsche
What, if some day or night a demon were to steal after you into your loneliest loneliness and say to you: 'This life as you now live it and have lived it, you will have to live once more and innumerable times more' .. Would you not throw yourself down and gnash your teeth and curse the demon who spoke thus? Or have you once experienced a tremendous moment when you would have answered him: 'You are a god and never have I heard anything more divine. Friedrich Nietzsche
Art is the proper task of life. Friedrich Nietzsche
Is life not a thousand times too short for us to bore ourselves? Friedrich Nietzsche
The overman... Who has organized the chaos of his passions, given style to his character, and become creative. Aware of life's terrors, he affirms life without resentment. Friedrich Nietzsche
In the end things must be as they are and have always been--the great things remain for the great, the abysses for the profound, the delicacies and thrills for the refined, and, to sum up shortly, everything rare for the rare. Friedrich Nietzsche
He who has attained the freedom of reason to any extent cannot, for a long time, regard himself otherwise than as a wanderer on the face of the earth - and not even as a traveler towards a final goal, for there is no such thing. But he certainly wants to observe and keep his eyes open to whatever actually happens in the world; therefore he cannot attach his heart too firmly to anything individual; he must have in himself something wandering that takes pleasure in change and transitoriness. Friedrich Nietzsche
Without music, life would be a mistake. Friedrich Nietzsche
The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly. Friedrich Nietzsche
One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. Friedrich Nietzsche
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