Friedrich Nietzsche 1844-1900
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Friedrich Nietzsche was
a German philosopher who knew how to use a pen. Nietzsche's fame came
after his death.
Nietzsche philosophize about?
In a nutshell, Friedrich Nietzsche's specialty was to analyze the background
and the values of Western society.
Friedrich Nietzsche's father was Carl Ludwig Nietzsche, a minister. He
died when Friedrich was four years old.
Friedrich's mother was
Friedrich had a younger sister, Elisabeth.
In 1864, Friedrich first studied at the University of Bonn, then
University of Leipzig.
In 1867, he served in the military. He had troubles with his horse
and thanks to the resulting injury, Friedrich Nietzsche could get back to his
studies in 1868.
In 1869, Nietzsche was professor of classical philology
(linguistics) at the
University of Basel, Switzerland.
, which was
fought 1870-1871, Nietzsche helped out in the army hospital where he contracted diphtheria.
In 1879, Nietzsche had to quit his job
because of his health.
From 1889 until his death, Nietzsche was
mentally not there anymore. Some people believe he contracted
The Birth of Tragedy from the Spirit of Music - 1872
(Die Geburt der Tragödie aus
dem Geiste der Musik)
Human, All-Too-Human - 1878 (Menschliches,
Allzumenschliches) Thus Spoke Zarathustra - 1883 (Also sprach Zarathustra)
Beyond Good and Evil - 1886
(Jenseits von Gut und Böse) On the Genealogy of Morals - 1887
(Zur Genealogie der Moral)
The Case of Wagner - 1888
(Der Fall Wagner)
Twilight of the Idols - 1888
The Antichrist - 1888
Nietzsche contra Wagner - 1888
(Nietzsche contra Wagner)
Ecce Homo - 1888
Friedrich Nietzsche was also composer
of a few songs.
Two people had a big influence on
Friedrich Nietzsche, the philosopher
Nietzsche's greedy sister
quite the character. She was in favor of Elisabeth
and in this context
many people started to believe that Friedrich too was a supporter,
when in fact he was against Hitler's ideas. Adolf Hitler