What did Nietzsche purport to see and hear that hadn’t been seen and heard before?

The gay science 221-75: In 301, Nietzsche says that higher human beings “see and hear immeasurably more” than lower human beings.  In section 301 Nietzsche says, “Whatever has value in our world now does not have value in itself, according to it’s nature- nature is always value-less, but has been given value at some time,…

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According to this reading what is wrong with morality?

P 277-310 Nietzsche, F. W. (2009). The Gay Science. (T. Common, Trans.). Stilwell, Kan.: Digireads.com. Morality is a value judgement that has no foundation. Nietzsche points out that morals are a way we blind ourselves from thinking. We do not question the nature and reason behind the essential morals that have, for unknown reasons, become…

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Is Nietzsche being a light thinker or a shadow thinker?

Nietzsche, F. W. (2009). The Gay Science. (T. Common, Trans.). Stilwell, Kan.: Digireads.com. The passage in section 90 is very short it states: Lights and Shadows. Books and drafts mean something quite different for different thinkers. One collects in a book the lights that he has been able to steal and carry home swiftly out…

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The relationship between work and thought

On page108 there is a section called, “Work and Boredom.” Here Nietzsche states, “there are…men who would rather perish than work without any pleasure in their work…. Artist and contemplative men of all kinds belong to this rare breed… they do not fear boredom as much as work without pleasure; they actually require a lot…

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