Quotation by Friedrich Nietzsche

The pia fraus offends the taste (the "piety") of the free spirit, who has "the piety of the search for knowledge," even more than the impia fraus. Here his profound lack of understanding for the church, a characteristic of the type "free spirit"Mhis unfreedom.
Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 5, p. 92, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980); Basic Writings of Nietzsche, p. 274, trans. and ed. by Walter Kaufmann, New York, Modern Library (1968). Beyond Good and Evil, "Fourth Part: Maxims and Interludes," section 105 (1886).

The Latin terms mean "pious fraud" (holy lie) and "impious fraud" (unholy lie), respectively.
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