That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
I remember the very first day my philosophy professor said Nietzsche’s most iconic phrase “God is dead”. Most of our class of 500 students gasped in disbelief — no one ever outright says something like that.
I even remember some students walking out because of how offended they were. I didn’t gasp or leave, I sat there willing to listen.
We are all entitled to our beliefs in life. At the same token, we should know why we believe in something and not be opposed hearing differing perspectives about life. And these Friedrich Nietzsche quotes prove he wasn’t afraid to say what he believed in. Ever.
Philosophy is the study of questioning existence and values. It is not the practice of deeming one way of answering a question as superior.
I personally don’t agree with all of Nietzsche’s philosophies on life, …Continue Reading