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«FLEE INTO YOUR SOLITUDE!
You have LIVED too closely to the SMALL and the PITIABLE.
FLEE from their invisible VENEGANCE!
TOWARDS YOU THEY HAVE NOTHING BUT VENEGANCE.
RAISE no longer an ARM against THEM!
INNUMERABLE are THEY, and it is not your LOT to be a FLY-WHISK!»
Extract from Chapter 12: «THE FLIES IN THE MARKET-PLACE»!
«THUS SPOKE ZARATHUSTRA: A BOOK FOR ALL AND NONE»
by FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE (1844 - 1900)!
Published in 1883!
MADELEINE BIANCHI and ERIC MAURER:
FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE came up with the IDEA to his «ZARATHUSTRA» in the SWISS ALPS!
He visited the ENGADIN, a high alpine region in SWITZERLAND, for the first time at the beginning of JULY 1881.
Thereafter he spent every SUMMER from 1883 to 1888 in SILS.
He would be seen sitting on the pyramidal «NIETZSCHE STONE» on the shore of LAKE SILVAPLANA, deep in thought.
Here he came up with the IDEA of ETERNAL RECURRENCE
the KEY CONCEPT of his «THUS SPOKE ZARATHUSTRA».
WANNA HAVE SOME THRILL?
Then cross together with MADELEINE BIANCHI a swinging SUSPENSION BRIDGE in the SWISS ALPS!
With your first step, the bridge starts to swing in the rhythm of your steps!
And with each additional step, this swinging becomes more and more intensified!
EXPOSED SUSPENSION BRIDGE ADVENTURE
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Did you know, that little SWITZERLAND has 4 official national languages?
What's the most important SWISS INVENTION?
The CUCKOO CLOCK?
The BANK SECRECY?
The MILK CHOCOLATE?
IT'S THE GESSLER HAT!
It's the story of Swiss national hero WILLIAM TELL and his adversary,
the tyrannic bailiff GESSLER, who let put his HAT on a pole!
EVERYONE, who passed by, were FORCED to SALUTE this HAT, as if GESSLER himself would been PRESENT!
ARMED GUARDS made sure that any SUBJECTS obeyed this DIKTAT!
Everyone of you has already learned how to salute a GESSLER HAT!
EVEN IF YOU ARE NO SWISS!
MADELEINE BIANCHI and ERIC MAURER
That's our SHORT SPEECH to the SWISS NATIONAL HOLIDAY:
IN THE GOOD OLD DAYS, SWISS NATIONAL HEREO WILLIAM TELL SHOT THE TYRANT GESSLER WITH HIS CROSSBOW!
NOWADAYS THERE ARE NO MORE WILLIAM TELLS!
AND THE KILLING OF PERVERSE TYRANTS HAS TODAY GONE OUT OF STYLE!
NOT SO THE GESLER HAT!
THIS ONE IS STILL IN VOGUE!
AS WELL-TRIED SUCCESSFUL MODEL, ITS NUMBER HAS MEANWHILE REACHED ASTRONOMICAL SPHERES!
«UBI BENE, IBI PATRIA!»
That's my LIFE MOTTO in LATIN, translated in ENGLISH:
«WHERE IT IS WELL WITH ME, THERE IS MY HOMELAND!»
«A man who keeps company with GLACIERS comes to feel tolerably insignificant by and by.
The ALPS and the GLACIERS together are able to take every bit of CONCEIT out of a man and reduce his SELF-IMPORTANCE to zero
If he will only remain within the influence of their sublime presence long enough
to give it a fair and reasonable chance to do its work.»
MARK TWAIN (1835 - 1910)
American Writer and Publisher.
MADELEINE BIANCHI and ERIC MAURER:
«CLIMB THE MOUNTAINS AND GET THEIR GOOD TIDINGS.
NATURE'S PEACE WILL FLOW INTO YOU AS SUNSHINE FLOWS INTO TREES.
THE WINDS WILL BLOW THEIR OWN FRESHNESS INTO YOU, AND THE STORMS THEIR ENERGY,
WHILE CARES WILL DROP AWAY FROM YOU LIKE THE LEAVES OF AUTUMN.»
JOHN MUIR (1838 - 1914)
Naturalist, Author, Environmental Philosopher.
Early Advocate for the Preservation of Wilderness!