Top 10 Quotes by Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche

Righteousness exalteth a nation.

Friedrich Nietzsche
Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.
Friedrich Nietzsche

A politician divides mankind into two classes: tools and enemies.

Friedrich Nietzsche
My wisdom has long accumulated like a cloud, it becomes stiller and darker. So does all wisdom which shall one day bear lightnings.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Every step forward is made at the cost of mental and physical pain to someone.

Friedrich Nietzsche
When we stand the truth on its head we generally fail to notice that our head is not standing where it should be standing either.
Friedrich Nietzsche

There is sense in hoping for recognition in a distant future only when we take it for granted that mankind will remain essentially unchanged, and that whatever is great is not for one age only but will be looked upon as great for all time.

Friedrich Nietzsche
It is only those who know how to feel that "this is not good" who devise improvements.
Friedrich Nietzsche

We labour at our daily work more ardently and thoughtlessly than is necessary to sustain our life because it is even more necessary not to have leisure to stop and think. Haste is universal because everyone is in flight from himself.

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