The key terms that Nietzsche uses time and again are now Experiment and now Versuch; but it is well to keep in mind that Versuch, too, need not mean merely “attempt” but can have the characteristic scientific sense of “experiment”: it is quite proper in German to speak of a scientist as making a Versuch.

Kaufmann, W.A. (1974). Nietzsche: Philosopher, Psychologist, Antichrist (4th ed.). Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

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