When ye are exalted above praise and blame, and your will would command all things, as a loving one’s will: there is the origin of your virtue.
What is the ape to man? A laughing-stock, a thing of shame. And just the same shall man be to the Superman: a laughing-stock, a thing of shame.
Weariness, which seekth to get to the ultimate with one leap, with a death-leap; a poor ignorant weariness, unwilling even to will any longer: that created all gods and backworlds.
Voluptuousness: only to the withered a sweet poison; to the lion-willed, however, the great cordial, and the reverently saved wine of wines.
Two different things wanteth the true man: danger and diversion. Therefore wanteth he woman, as the most dangerous plaything.
There is no devil and no hell. Thy soul will be dead even sooner than thy body; fear, therefore, nothing any more!