"The bad gains respect through imitation, the good loses it especially in art."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Friedrich Nietzsche on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Friedrich Nietzsche on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Friedrich Nietzsche on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Friedrich Nietzsche on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Friedrich Nietzsche on Abraham Lincoln
"When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory."
"Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter."
"The doer alone learneth."
"The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude."
"We have art in order not to die of the truth."