Review Questions On GM

1. Why, according to Nietzsche, is man “endangered” as “the sick animal”?

2. Consider carefully Nietzsche’s description of the “nihilism” of the sick and the weak in section 14. Suppose for a moment that he is not attacking physical sickness and weakness, but moral weakness and sickness. How does the meaning of the passage change? What feature of our ordinary moral lives might he be describing?

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