Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche.
BornOctober 15, 1844
Röcken, Prussia
DiedAugust 25, 1900
Weimar, Germany
German philosopher. Writings include Beyond Good and Evil (1886) and Thus Spake Zarathrustra (1892).

The repository contains 11 quotes from Friedrich Nietzsche.

Art and Music

Without music, life would be a serious mistake.

Good and Evil

Is it better to out-monster the monster or to be quietly devoured?

Art and Music

Those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.

Men and Women

Woman was God’s second blunder.


One must learn to be a sponge if one wants to be loved by hearts that overflow.


Then what is freedom? It is the will to be responsible to ourselves.


Distrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful.


He who has a why can endure any how.


The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.


How good bad music and bad reasons sound when we march against an enemy.


Poetry is a cart for carrying ideas that are too lame to walk on their own.