Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes

Today we will talk about a German classical scholar and philosopher. who is quite influential but his views were culture and secular. And he also once said that “God is dead”.

The name of this German philosopher is Friedrich Nietzsche. Apart from this, he was a strong opponent of nationalism, anti-Semitism and power politics. So let’s know about his life and finally, we see Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes with images.

Who Is Friedrich Nietzsche ?

Friedrich Nietzsche’s full name is Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche. He was born on 15 October 1844 in Saxony Province, Roxin. Nietzsche’s father’s name was Karl Ludwig Nietzsche, a teacher and Lutheran clergyman. And his mother’s name was Franziska Oehler.

Friedrich Nietzsche Life :

His father died in 1849 when Nietzsche was five years old. The family then moved to Naumburg in 1850. Where Nietzsche started study in the Domagnesium School. In 1858, he took for study at Schulfort, Germany’s leading Protestant boarding school.

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Friedrich Nietzsche and his mother in 1861

In 1864 he moved to the University of Bonn for study in theology and classical philosophy. Nietzsche began practicing music and wrote many compositions. In 1865, he went to practice at the University of Leipzig.

In October 1867, he joined military service in a horse company. But due to a serious injury in March 1868, he left work and started his studies in Leipzig again.

In 1869 Nietzsche received his doctoral degree at the University of Leipzig without any examination on the strength of his published writings. And Bessel University appointed him professor of classical philosophy.

The war between Franco and Germanus began in August 1870. In the wartime, Nietzsche served as a volunteer medic. In 1871, he stepped down as Professor of Classical Philosophy.

In the same years, he became friends with Wagner. But Wagner exploited Christian motifs, thus ending the friendship between Nietzsche and Wagner. In 1872 Nietzsche published his first book, “The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music”.

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Friedrich Nietzsche in 1882

From this book, he spread Socratic rationalism and optimism. In 1877 Nietzsche began living with his sister and his friend Peter Gast. Nietzsche wrote several books between 1879 to 1889.

After that he was seriously ill and half-blind, so he used to meet only a few people. Nietzsche published the Bitch Bible “Narrative to Sparch Zarathustra“.

Nietzsche then published the book “The Case of Wagner” in 1888. In January 1889 he lost his mental control when he was in Italy. Nietzsche spent the last years of his life in the same situation.

Friedrich Nietzsche Death :

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Friedrich Nietzsche in 1899

Nietzsche was partially paralyzed after two strokes in 1898 and 1899. In August 1900, he developed pneumonia. And a few days later he suffered a stroke and died on the afternoon of 25 August 1900.

He was cremated by his friend and secretary Gast and buried near his father in the Rokken B. Luton Church. His unpublished booklets were published posthumously. In the last let’s see some amazing Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes.

Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes :

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The best way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold him in high esteem.

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I think all the interesting people in heaven will disappear.

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Every big thinker is more afraid of being misunderstood.

The higher we raise, the smaller we become.

A good thinker sees his works as experiments and questions.

The true man likes two things: danger and sport.

No surface is beautiful without a terrible depth.

We must learn the art of not letting the truth die.

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Living life without music would be a mistake.

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Human is the cruelest animal in the world.

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Sometimes people don’t like to hear the truth because they don’t want to destroy their illusions.

All things are more important than interpretation.

Silence sometimes gets worse because all truths that remain silent become poisonous.

Whatever is done with love is always beyond good and evil.

Art is the most appropriate work in life.

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I cannot believe the God who wants to hear praise all the time.

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The reason for unhappy marriage is not a lack of love but a lack of friendship.

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No one can build a bridge for you which you can build on life.

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There is always some madness in love, but there are some reasons behind that madness.

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Our faith does not want to know what the truth is.

Invisible threads of life are the strongest relationship.

Learn to love your destiny.

There is a lack of love and goodness to give to imaginary creatures of the world.

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When we fail at something, we think of the things we conquered long ago.

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Our thoughts are a reflection of our feelings.

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What does not kill us makes us stronger.

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The advantage of bad memorization is that the first time you enjoy the same kind of good things.

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When you lie to someone, others will stop believing in you.

All great ideas are conceived while walking.

Be careful not to get carried away by the demon, so that you lose the best thing inside you.

We should always be ready to burn ourselves in our own flame.

There are two types of people in the world. One who knows, and another who believes.

A good writer not only keeps a sense of himself but also keeps a sense of his friends.

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You must have chaos within you to give birth to a dancing star.

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There is no fact in anything, there are only interpretations.