Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are as many as hiding places.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
The spirit becomes free only when it ceases to be a support.
If I shall exist eternally, how shall I exist tomorrow?
It is only our conception of time that makes us call the Last Judgement by...
The decisive moment in human evolution is perpetual. That is why the revolutionary spiritual movements...
Anyone who cannot come to terms with his life while he is alive needs one...
I do not read advertisements - I would spend all my time wanting things
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Suffering is the positive element in this world, indeed it is the only link between...
No sooner said than done - so acts your man of worth.
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for...
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
Always first draw fresh breath after outbursts of vanity and complacency.
Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to be elevated on the cross....
From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the...
I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.
A stair not worn hollow by footsteps is, regarded from its own point of view,...
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...