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17 of the Rarest Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes That Will Make You Question Everything. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was a German philosopher, cultural critic, poet, and Latin and Greek scholar whose work has exerted a profound influence on Western philosophy and modern intellectual history. He is also one of the most misinterpreted men that the world has ever seen. He was a fiery man who had a somewhat tenacious will to question all orthodox beliefs and institutions. Without the proper context, it is easy to both misinterpret understand the full meaning and significance of his words. Despite this Nietzsche is without doubt one of the most quotable writers who ever lived, which is why I went to the efforts to search for some his less commonly cited quotations. Those of you who know Nietzche’s work well should find of these quotes a very interesting read as you may well have never came across any of them before. This was a complex man with a beautiful mind who should not be judged on a few quotations. 1.

. — Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols 2. — Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra 3. 7 Weird and Wonderful Things You Didn't Know About Christmas. Christmas has become so commercialized to the point where if you ask anyone about its origins they never really know the answer other than it has something to do with celebrating the birth of Jesus (Who incidentally wasn’t even born on the 25th December).

So what are it’s roots and where do it’s traditions come from? The answers are actually much more interesting than you might have thought. I’m pretty sure some of these will make for very interesting discussion at dinner!! Comments comments. Flemming Funch's answer to What is one thing that must be experienced to believe or understand? This Is What The Rich And Powerful Don't Want You To Know About Nikola Tesla - Higher Perspectives. At the end of his life, Nikola Tesla died penniless.

The United States government confiscated his journals. He was largely forgotten until the last few years. But why was Tesla so suppressed? Did the government want to steal his technology? Some of Tesla's most famous inventions deal with energy, one of the most important, and most valuable, resources. Tesla believed, and was able to demonstrate, that energy could be pulled from the air and that we don't need any fancy nuclear power plants or polluting coal power plants. Can you imagine what such advancements would do to the pockets of the rich?

Tesla had hundreds, if not thousands of other ideas for inventions that we simply do not know of. The 5 Things You Need to Know About the Tree of Life. The tree of life or world tree, is a creative symbol of manifestation in many cultures. Known as the ultimate gateway to the knowledge of oneself and the true nature of reality. Upon the awakening of the serpent energy or naas, the “moist essence of the universe” in the Gnostic view, also known as a kundalini awakening. The serpent energy coiled at the base of spine makes its ascend upwards into the brain and ignites all of the pathways, as the synapses begin firing wildly. This activation serves as the initial link between the metaphysical and physical reality of existence. Allowing the seeker to acquire his first evolutionary step into heightened awareness. This tree of life, allows the initiate to travel between the three worlds as depicted in shamanic practice. When this bridge is formed the seeker connects with the lower and higher dimensional beings, as well as animal spirit totems. 1.The First Tree of Life (The World Tree) 2. 3. 4.

The fourth tree signifies the attainment of taste.