Believing in progress does not mean believing that any progress has yet been made.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
Isnt it obvious that a person would leave from where he is hated so much?...
How pathetically scanty my self-knowledge is compared with, say, my knowledge of my room. There...
My guiding principle is this: Guilt is never to be doubted.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen....
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.
It is not necessary that you leave the house. Remain at your table and listen....
The thornbush is the old obstacle in the road. It must catch fire if you...
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.
I do not read advertisements - I would spend all my time wanting things
In a certain sense the Good is comfortless.
Always first draw fresh breath after outbursts of vanity and complacency.