Friedrich Nietzsche Life Professor At Basel 1869���1879

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    We should turn our death into a celebration, even if only out of a malice towards life: towards the woman who wants to leave—us!
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    You’ll admit there’s always the possibility of some employee becoming disgruntled over some fancied injustice. Dissatisfaction always leads to temptation. There’s always purchasers for valuable secrets.
    —Joseph O’Donnell. Clifford Sanforth. Donald Jordan, Murder by Television, trying to bribe Perry into revealing Professor Houghland’s secret (1935)

    ... the ... thing I am proudest of in my whole business life is that I do not take, that I never took in all my life, and never, never! will take, one single penny more than 6% on any loan or any contract.
    Hetty Green (1834–1916)

    We talk about taking “pleasure in a thing”: but in truth it is pleasure in ourselves, mediated by a thing.
    —Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)