jonackerman - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one.]]> <![CDATA[In large states public education will always be mediocre, for the same reason that in large kitchens the cooking is usually bad.]]> <![CDATA[One must learn to love oneself with a wholesome and healthy love, so that one can bear to be with oneself and need not roam.]]> <![CDATA[One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too.]]> <![CDATA[The doctrine of equality! There exists no more poisonous poison: for it seems to be preached by justice itself, while it is the end of justice.]]> <![CDATA[To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.]]> <![CDATA[Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than listen to reasons.]]> <![CDATA[Fear is the mother of morality.]]> <![CDATA[He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.]]> <![CDATA[You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.]]> <![CDATA[The best friend is likely to acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is based on the talent for friendship.]]> <![CDATA[The true man wants two things: danger and play. For that reason he wants woman, as the most dangerous plaything.]]> <![CDATA[Whatever is done for love always occurs beyond good and evil.]]> <![CDATA[The irrationality of a thing is no argument against its existence, rather a condition of it.]]> <![CDATA[Faith means not wanting to know what is true.]]> <![CDATA[So long as you are praised think only that you are not yet on your own path but on that of another.]]> <![CDATA[Distrust everyone in whom the impulse to punish is powerful!]]> <![CDATA[He who has a strong enough why can bear almost any how.]]> <![CDATA[After coming into contact with a religious man I always feel I must wash my hands.]]> <![CDATA[He who cannot obey himself will be commanded. That is the nature of living creatures.]]> <![CDATA[What really raises one's indignation against suffering is not suffering intrinsically, but the senselessness of suffering.]]> <![CDATA[The worst readers are those who behave like plundering troops: they take away a few things they can use, dirty and confound the remainder, and revile the whole.]]> <![CDATA[It is my ambition to say in ten sentences; what others say in a whole book.]]> <![CDATA[Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.]]> <![CDATA[Of all that is written, I love only what a person has written with his own blood.]]> <![CDATA[The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.]]> <![CDATA[Not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, does the enlightened man dislike to wade into its waters.]]>