Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science.  Die fröhliche Wissenschaft.

First published in 1882.

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The Loquacity of Authors.

There is a loquacity of anger frequent in Luther, also in Schopenhauer.  A loquacity which comes from too great a store of conceptual formulae, as in Kant.  A loquacity which comes from delight in ever new modifications of the same idea : one finds it in Montaigne.  A loquacity of malicious natures: whoever reads writings of our period will recollect two authors in this connection.  A loquacity which comes from delight in fine words and forms of speech : by no means rare in Goethe's prose.  A loquacity which comes from pure satisfaction in noise and confusion of feelings : for example in Carlyle.  

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