Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was a German philosopher, cultural critic, poet, composer, and Latin and Greek scholar. He wrote several critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy, and science, displaying a fondness for metaphor and irony... (wikipedia)
We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.
Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.
Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent.
When you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.
There is an innocence in admiration; it is found in those to whom it has never yet occurred that they, too, might be admired some day.
One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.