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Though sages may pour out their wisdom's treasure,
There is no sterner moralist than pleasure.
Of course I lie to people. But I lie altruistically--for our mutual good. The lie is the basic building block of good manners. Tha ...
Journalism without a moral position is impossible. Every journalist is a moralist. It's absolutely unavoidable. A journalist is so ...
To the moralist prostitution does not consist so much in the fact that the woman sells her body, but rather that she sells it out ...
Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The moralist cannot teach what is revealed; he must reveal what ca ...
The disesteem into which moralists have fallen is due at bottom to their failure to see that in an age like this one the function ...
I have not been asked, as I should have been asked, what the name of Zarathustra means in my mouth, the mouth of the first immoral ...
The moralist and the revolutionary are constantly undermining one another. Marx exploded a hundred tons of dynamite beneath the mo ...
Boredom is ... a vital problem for the moralist, since at least half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.
As the ancient commander addressed his soldiers before battle, so should the moralist speak to men in the struggle of the era.
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