Friedrich Nietzsche Life Professor At Basel 1869���1879

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    Enjoying praise is in some people merely a civility of the heart—and just the opposite of a vanity of the spirit.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    What avail all your scholarly accomplishments and learning, compared with wisdom and manhood? To omit his other behavior, see what a work this comparatively unread and unlettered man wrote within six weeks. Where is our professor of belles-lettres, or of logic and rhetoric, who can write so well?
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The life of a wise man is most of all extemporaneous, for he lives out of an eternity which includes all time.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    In praise there is more obtrusiveness than in blame.
    —Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
    —Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770–1831)