- Friedrich Nietzsche '' When men make gods, there is no God!'' - Eugene O'Neil Life of Friedrich Nietzsche Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was born on 15th Oct, 1844 and passed away on August 25th in 1900. He was a composer, a passionate poet, an influential philosopher and a renowned cultural critic. Aristotle said that metaphors are a sign of genius and Nietzsche had plenty of genius to display in that particular area.
Woman: God’s second mistake? Friedrich Nietzsche, a German philosopher, who regarded ‘thirst for power’ as the sole driving force of all human actions, has many a one-liners to his credit. ‘Woman was God’s second mistake’, he declared. Unmindful of the reactionary scathing criticism and shrill abuses he invited for himself, especially from the ever-irritable feminist brigade. The fact and belief that God never ever commits a mistake, brings Nietzsche’s proclamation dashingly down into the dust bin