"To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience ultimately one must have one's experiences in common."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Friedrich Nietzsche on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Friedrich Nietzsche on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Friedrich Nietzsche on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Friedrich Nietzsche on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Friedrich Nietzsche on Mark Twain
"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."