From The Gay Science:
What makes one heroic? — Going out to meet at the same time one’s highest suffering and one’s highest hope.
In what do you believe? — In this: that the weights of all things must be determined anew.
What does your conscience say? — “You shall become the person you are.”
Where are your greatest dangers? — In pity.
What do you love in others? — My hopes.
Whom do you call bad? — Those who always want to put to shame.
What do you consider most humane? — To spare someone shame.
What is the seal of liberation? — No longer being ashamed in front of oneself.