And the geography of the thing–the geography of them–was completely and hopelessly wrong.
Beauty is for the artist something outside all orders of rank, because in beauty opposites are tamed; the highest sign of power, namely power over opposites; moreover, without tension: – that violence is no longer needed: that everything follows, obeys, so easily and so pleasantly – that is what delights the artist’s WILL TO POWER.
Every true heart needed a pragmatic counterweight, and every cynic an idealist to lift his spirits.
If something you did causes failure, shouldn’t the exact opposite of what you did bring success?
God created… light and
dark, heaven and hell-
science claims the same thing as religion, that the Big Bang created
everything in the universe with an opposite.
“Including matter itself, antimatter
Abuse and respect are diametric opposites: You do not respect someone whom you abuse, and you do not abuse someone whom you respect.
…all that we do is governed by the law of opposites in which every so-called positive act is exactly and equally balanced by its opposite.;
Cold feet under a warm blanket, steam over an empty mug–rain splatters on dry window pane–open journals of closed memories… tears of laughter and joy of pain… schmaltz of diametric morning.