Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche On Endurance

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900) To those human beings who are of any concern to me I wish suffering, desolation, sickness, ill-treatment, indignities — I wish that they should not remain unfamiliar with profound self-contempt, the torture of self-mistrust, the wretchedness of the vanquished: I have no pity for them, …

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche On Truth

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (October 15, 1844 – August 25, 1900) What then is truth? A movable host of metaphors, metonymies, and anthropomorphisms: in short, a sum of human relations which have been poetically and rhetorically intensified, transferred, and embellished, and which, after long usage, seem to a people to be fixed, canonical, and binding. Truths …