Aphorisms by author: Friedrich Nietzsche

One should never know too precisely whom one has married.
By theme : Marriage Psychology
Whatever is done from love always occurs beyond good and evil.
By theme : Love Philosophy
Woman understands children better than man does, but man is more childlike than woman.
By theme : Men Women
Women are more sensual than men, but know less about their sensuality.
By theme : Feelings Men Women
Sometimes people don`t want to hear the truth because they don`t want their illusions destroyed.
By theme : Truth
The madness of individuals is an exception. The madness of groups, parties, nations and epochs is a rule.
By theme : Philosophy Society
The best friend will probably acquire the best wife, because a good marriage is founded on the talent for friendship.
By theme : Friendship
Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And when you look long into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.
By theme : Behavior Philosophy
The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.
By theme : Friendship Hatred Knowledge Philosophy
He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.
By theme : Philosophy Psychology Thought
Convictions are more dangerous foes of truth than lies.
By theme : Lie Philosophy Truth
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.
By theme : Friendship Men Women
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
By theme : Philosophy Truth
Even a thought, even a possibility, can shatter us and transform us.
By theme : Life Philosophy Thought
It is my ambition to say in ten sentences what others say in a whole book.
By theme : Creativity
In individuals insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs it is the rule.
By theme : Psychology Society
Our shortcomings are the eyes with which we see the ideal.
By theme : Knowledge Philosophy Reason
Idleness is the parent of psychology.
By theme : Psychology
In every real man a child is hidden that wants to play.
By theme : Behavior Psychology
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
By theme : Love Reason
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