What does all the world know today if not that the old god in whom all the world once believed no longer lives?
— Daily Nietzsche: —F. Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra: Part Four, “Retired” (edited excerpt).
It takes more courage to make an end than to start a new verse: all physicians and poets know that.
— Daily Nietzsche: —F. Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra: Part Three, “On Old and New Tablets,” §17 (edited excerpt).