In the course of history, men come to see that iron necessity is neither iron nor necessary.
Quote by Friedrich Nietzsche
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We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.
God is a thought who makes crooked all that is straight.
When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses.
I do not know what the spirit of a philosopher could more wish to be than a good dancer. For the dance is his ideal, also his fine art, finally also the only kind of piety he knows, his 'divine service.'
You say it is the good cause that hallows even war? I say unto you: it is the good war that hallows any cause.
There are people who want to make men's lives more difficult for no other reason than the chance it provides them afterwards to offer their prescription for alleviating life their Christianity, for instance.
Not necessity, not desire - no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health, food, a place to live, entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.
In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
There are a lot of good causes out there, but they can't possibly all be served by government.
Obama is trying to paint us as a caricature, as if we're some bizarre individualists who are hardcore libertarians. It's a false dichotomy and intellectually lazy. Of course we believe in government. We think government should do what it does really well, but that it has limits.
Music is essentially useless, as life is but both have an ideal extension which lends utility to its conditions.
You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.
Most people work just hard enough not to get fired and get paid just enough money not to quit.
Life levels all men. Death reveals the eminent.
God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement.
I hope that anyone I worked with wouldn't exploit our relationship.
The advice of their elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books.
I'd like a male to listen to my music and find it kind of fascinating, what a girl goes through when they get heartbroken or get sad or get hurt by something.