The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world
ugly and bad.
The Gay Science, section 130
The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher
esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.
What else is love but understanding and rejoicing in
the fact that another person lives, acts, and experiences otherwise than we
The most perfidious way of harming a cause consists of
defending it deliberately with faulty arguments.
The Gay Science, section 191