NIETZSCHE’S FAMOUS MAXIM:
“What does not kill me makes me stronger.”
THE MILEY CYRUS MAXIM:
“In our celebrity-obsessed culture, whatever outrageous act doesn’t manage to kill a celebrity’s career simply makes them a bigger celebrity.”
MEL’S STRENGTH-THROUGH-HUMILIATION SYSTEM:
“You ask anybody what their number one fear is and it’s public humiliation. Multiply that on a global scale and that’s what I've been through. It changes you and makes you one tough motherf**ker. What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. It’s really that simple.”
THE JOKER’S VARIATION:
THE SCREW YOU VERSION:
THE SHARED PHILOSPHY OF CONAN AND CLAIREE:
“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”
Here’s a link to another Quote/Counterquote post with variations on Nietzsche’s famous maxim.
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Further reading: books by and about Nietzsche: