A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen....
I can prove at any time that my education tried to make another person out...
In argument similes are like songs in love; they describe much, but prove nothing.
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
He who seeks does not find, but he who does not seek will be found.
My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication - it makes them sociable....
The thornbush is the old obstacle in the road. It must catch fire if you...
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element...
Books are a narcotic.
It is only our conception of time that makes us call the Last Judgement by...
In the fight between you and the world, back the world.
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy.
Writers speak stench.
There is nothing besides a spiritual world; what we call the world of the senses...