Posts tagged "beyond good and evil"
No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only right is what is after my constitution, the only wrong what is against it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Self-Reliance
Here and there we understand and laugh at the way in which precisely science at its best seeks most to keep us in this simplified, thoroughly artificial, suitably constructed and suitably falsified world - at the way in which, willy-nilly, it loves error, because, being alive, it loves life,
Friedrich Nietzsche, Beyond Good and Evil
He, however, has discovered himself who says, ‘This is my good and evil’; with that he has reduced to silence the mole and dwarf who say, ‘Good for all, evil for all.