Evil is whatever distracts.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it.
One tells as few lies as possible only by telling as few lies as possible,...
My fear is my substance, and probably the best part of me.
It is comforting to reflect that the disproportion of things in the world seems to...
Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy.
One must not cheat anybody, not even the world of one's triumph.
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
Isn't it only natural to leave a place where one is so bitterly hated?...The heroism...
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Heaven is dumb, echoing only the dumb.
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
Writing is a sweet, wonderful reward
We all have wings, but they have not been of any avail to us and...
There are only two things. Truth and lies. Truth is indivisible, hence it cannot recognize...
In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world.
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to be elevated on the cross....