Re: Quoting Nietzsche is a perilous business

From: Spike Jones (
Date: Sun Jan 06 2002 - 10:50:12 MST

scerir wrote:

> > "When a woman has an interest for science, it is most often the sign
> > that her sexuality is troubled." [my translation]
> > Do you agree with that ? :-)
> > Jacques
> Nietzsche never did find a woman to marry. And that was
> a big problem. There is generally a touch of irony in Nietzsche's
> references to women...

He surely wanted scientist-mate. Those would have been even harder
to find in his day than now. Good chance he struck out with all those
then available. He assigned the blame to them instead of himself,
perhaps because he was abyss-staring when he should have been
flower shopping. spike

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