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Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes: The person who fights monsters should make sure that in the process, he does not become a monster himself. Because when you stare down at an abyss, the abyss stares back at you.
         

The person who fights monsters should make sure that in the process, he does not become a monster himself. Because when you stare down at an abyss, the abyss stares back at you.


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This page presents the quote "The person who fights monsters should make sure that in the process, he does not become a monster himself. Because when you stare down at an abyss, the abyss stares back at you.". Author of this quote is Friedrich Nietzsche. This quote is about actualization, self-realization, uncertainly, identification, fight,.