Was Nietzsche writing about Beck in "The Use and Abuse of History"
Nietzsche writes "Monumental history lives by false analogy,”“It entices the brave to rashness, and the enthusiastic to fanaticism by its tempting comparisons. Imagine this history in the hands—and the head—of a gifted egoist or an inspired scoundrel; kingdoms would be overthrown, princes murdered, war and revolution let loose,"
"War is cruelty,and you cannot refine it." Sherman to the leadership of Atlanta prior to burning the city.
“They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.”
Most misunderstood quote of all time!
It was about the ability to collect taxes.
Debunking the 1% slaveownership in 1860.