Quotation by Friedrich Nietzsche

The invalid is a parasite on society. In a certain state it is indecent to go on living. To vegetate on in cowardly dependence on physicians and medicaments after the meaning of life, the right to life, has been lost ought to entail the profound contempt of society.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900), German philosopher. "Expeditions of an Untimely Man," aph. 36, Twilight of the Idols (1889).
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