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“Work and boredom” from Nietzsche

July 20, 2008

Work and boredom. — Looking for work in order to be paid; in civilized countries today almost all men are at one in doing that. For all of them work is a means and not an end in itself. Hence they are not very refined in their choice of work, if only it pays well. […]

“The argument of growing solitude” from Nietzsche

July 20, 2008

The argument of growing solitude. — The reproaches of conscience are weak even in the most conscientious people compared to the feeling: “This or that is against the morals of your society.” A cold look or sneer on the face of those among whom and for whom one has been educated is feared even by […]