Nietzsche was a cult leader unfortunately he could not add Salome to his cult of 'truth'.
Many people are still using his cult leader tactics.
Such as Freud and Jung and any person who call these people 'genius'es.
"It has frequently been noticed that the surest long-term result of brainwashing is a peculiar kind of cynicism — an absolute refusal to believe in the truth of anything, no matter how well this truth may be established."
— Hannah Arendt
But we have free thinkers too.