Relevant Quote #72


"The thought of suicide is a powerful solace: by means of it one gets through many a bad night"
-- Friedrich Nietzsche

2 comments:

slyboots2 said...

Did he say that before or after he went batshit?
(seriously- I would like to know- call me a context junky)

Tim Footman said...

After FN's mental breakdown, he lost the power of coherent speech, and instead made occasional snuffly noises into his increasingly ludicrous moustache.

Indeed, after FN's death, the moustache led an independent existence for 23 years, going on to be a successful pilchard entrepreneur, and mayor of Dusseldorf.