Quotation by Friedrich Nietzsche

From old Florentine novels, and also—from life: "Buona femmina e mala femmina vuol bastone." Sacchetti, Nov. 86.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 5, p. 98, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Beyond Good and Evil, "Fourth Part: Maxims and Interludes," section 147 (1886).

The words in French mean, "Good and bad women want a stick."
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