Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes




How could you become new, if you had not first become ashes?Friedrich Nietzsche

There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.Friedrich Nietzsche

Without music, life would be a mistake.Friedrich Nietzsche

To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.Friedrich Nietzsche

We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.Friedrich Nietzsche




It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.Friedrich Nietzsche

That which does not kill us makes us stronger.Friedrich Nietzsche

Love is blind; friendship closes its eyes.Friedrich Nietzsche

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.Friedrich Nietzsche

Those who cannot understand how to put their thoughts on ice should not enter into the heat of debate.Friedrich Nietzsche




There are no facts, only interpretations.Friedrich Nietzsche

In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.Friedrich Nietzsche

The future influences the present just as much as the past.Friedrich Nietzsche

The ‘kingdom of Heaven’ is a condition of the heart – not something that comes ‘upon the earth’ or ‘after death.’Friedrich Nietzsche

We hear only those questions for which we are in a position to find answers.Friedrich Nietzsche

When one has a great deal to put into it a day has a hundred pockets.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

He who cannot give anything away cannot feel anything either.Friedrich Nietzsche

Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies.Friedrich Nietzsche

One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.Friedrich Nietzsche

In music the passions enjoy themselves.Friedrich Nietzsche

Is man one of God’s blunders? Or is God one of man’s blunders?Friedrich Nietzsche

One has to pay dearly for immortality; one has to die several times while one is still alive.Friedrich Nietzsche

There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.Friedrich Nietzsche