Go up close to your friend but do not go over to him! We should also respect the enemy in our friend.
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.
The bad gains respect through imitation the good loses it especially in art.
In large states public education will always be mediocre for the same reason that in large kitchens the cooking is usually bad.
Fear is the mother of morality.
Not necessity not desire – no the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything – health food a place to live entertainment – they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied.
If there is something to pardon in everything there is also something to condemn.
Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.
In the course of history men come to see that iron necessity is neither iron nor necessary.