The best author will be the one who is ashamed to become a writer.
Quote by Friedrich Nietzsche
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War has always been the grand sagacity of every spirit which has grown too inward and too profound its curative power lies even in the wounds one receives.
Art raises its head where creeds relax.
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.
Is man one of God's blunders? Or is God one of man's blunders?
Hope in reality is the worst of all evils because it prolongs the torments of man.
Whatever is done for love always occurs beyond good and evil.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
What is good? All that heightens the feeling of power, the will to power, power itself in man.
It is not when truth is dirty, but when it is shallow, that the lover of knowledge is reluctant to step into its waters.
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.
I remember watching the Grammys and looking at the performances and crying to my mom, saying how much I wanted to be there.
Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
The first holy truth in God 101 is that men and women of true faith have always had to accept the mystery of God's identity and love and ways. I hate that, but it's the truth.
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
Speaking of Twitter, I don't even know if I composed a blog entry in 2009, as I was too busy parceling my every thought into cute 140-character sound bites. I used to only worry about being pithy for a living now some of my best lines are wasted on a free app!
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace.
Grub first, then ethics.
My experience has been that work is almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.