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Friedrich Nietzsche
(1844-1900) born on
Oct 15
German philosopher, poet. He was a noted critic of Christianity, conformism and nationalism who wrote "The Birth of Tragedy," 1872.
         
   
F
The more abstract the truth you want to teach, the more thoroughly you must seduce the senses to accept it.

R
"Reason" is the cause of our falsification of the evidence of the senses. In so far as the senses show becoming, passing away, change, they do not lie.
A
We must be physicists in order. . . to be creative since so far codes of values and ideals have been constructed in ignorance of physics or even in contradiction to physics.
N
I fear animals regard man as a creature of their own kind which has in a highly dangerous fashion lost its healthy animal reason -- as the mad animal, as the laughing animal, as the weeping animal, as the unhappy animal.
K
What really raises one's indignation against suffering is not suffering intrinsically, but the senselessness of suffering.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
R: Twilight of the Idols, "'Reason' in Philosophy," aph. 2 (1889).
A: The Gay Science, aph. 335 (1887 ed.).
N: The Gay Science, aph. 224 (rev. ed. 1887).
K: In <a href="http://www.cyber-nation.com/cgi-bin/victory/quotations/qlreferral/quotelib.pl?id=10115">The Ultimate Success Quotations Library</a>, 1997.
   


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