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A key moment in Nietzsche's life was his promotion, at age 24, to the position of professor of classical philology at Basel University. Curtis Cate, in his 2005 biography, wrote:

"At last able to spread the good news, Fritz penned a series of short notes on a dozen visiting cards, adding underneath his printed name: 'Professor extra[ordinary] of Classical Philology at Basel University.'" Mr. Cate added that the "the good tidings ... brought tears of bewildered happiness to Franziska