Ainsi Parlait Zarathoustra

By Friedrich Nietzsche

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- qu'il guérisse et qu'il devienne dur.

Nouvelle forme de la communauté: s'affirmant d'une façon guerrière.
Autrement l'esprit s'affaiblit. Non point seulement des "jardins" et
la "fuite devant les masses". La guerre (mais sans poudre!) entre des
idées différentes! et les maîtres de ces idées!

Nouvelle noblesse par la sélection. Les cérémonies pour la fondation
de familles.

Diviser autrement la journée; l'exercice physique pour tous les âges de
la vie. La lutte considérée comme un principe.

L'amour sexuel considéré comme la lutte pour le principe qui est dans
le devenir, dans ce qui vient. - "Dominer" est enseigné et exercé, la
dureté aussi bien que la douceur. Dès que l'on a atteint la maîtrise
dans une condition, il faut aspirer à une condition nouvelle.

Se laisser instruire par les méchants et leur donner, à eux aussi,
l'occasion de la lutte. Les dégénérés sont à utiliser. - Le droit à
la _punition_ doit consister en ceci que le malfaiteur peut être
_utilisé_ comme sujet d'expérience (pour un nouveau mode de nutrition):
ceci _sanctifie_ la punition que l'on peut _user_ de quelqu'un pour le
plus grand bien de ce qui doit venir.

Nous _ménageons_ notre nouvelle communauté, parce qu'elle est le pont
vers _notre_ nouvel idéal de l'avenir. C'est _pour elle_ que nous
travaillons et que nous faisons travailler les autres.


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_Trouver la mesure et le moyen pour aspirer au-delà de l'humanité_: il
convient de trouver l'espèce d'homme la plus haute et la plus
vigoureuse! Représenter sans cesse la tendance supérieure _dans les
petites choses_; la perfection, la maturité, la santé florissante, le
doux rayonnement de la force. Travailler comme un artiste à l'oeuvre
quotidienne, mener chaque tâche jusqu'à la perfection. S'avouer la
probité dans le motif comme il convient au puissant.


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Pas d'impatience! Le Surhumain est votre prochain degré! Pour cela,
pour cette limitation, il faut de la _modération_ et de la _virilité_.

Hausser l'homme au-dessus de lui-même, comme ont fait les Grecs - pas
de phantasmes incorporels. Il convient de supprimer l'esprit supérieur
lié à un caractère faible et nerveux. But: développement supérieur de
tout le _corps_, et non pas seulement du cerveau.


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"L'homme est quelque chose qui doit être surmonté": - il convient de
regarder à l'allure: les Grecs sont admirables, sans hâte. - Mes
précurseurs: Héraclite, Empédocle, Spinosa, Goethe.


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1. Mécontentement avec nous-mêmes. Antidote contre le repentir. La
transformation des tempéraments p.ex. par les anorganiques). La
_bonne_ volonté dans ce mécontentement. Attendre sa soif et la laisser
devenir complète, avant de vouloir découvrir _sa_ source.

2. Transformer la mort pour en

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