Quotation by Friedrich Nietzsche

That God became man indicates only this: that man should not seek his salvation in eternity, but rather establish his heaven on earth.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Essay drafted as a letter to Nietzsche's young friends Wilhelm Pinder and Gustav Krug on April 27, 1862. unpublished juvenile essay "On Christianity," Friedrich Nietzsche, Werke: Historisch-Kritische Gesamtausgabe. Vol. 2, p. 63, Hans Joachim Mette, ed. Munich: Beck (1933-1940) (discontinued).

Written when Nietzsche was seventeen years old.
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