Nihilism 1 – A definition

I. NIHILISM

2 (Spring-Fall 1887)

What does nihilism mean? That the highest values devaluate themselves. The aim is lacking; “why?” finds no answer.

SNIP

In sum: morality was the great antidote against practical and theoretical nihilism.

[Excerpt from  Nietzsche’s  Will to Power]


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