How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element...
If I shall exist eternally, how shall I exist tomorrow?
From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the...
We are separated from God on two sides; the Fall separates us from Him, the...
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...
A stair not worn hollow by footsteps is, regarded from its own point of view,...
Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy.
Books are a narcotic.
There is nothing besides a spiritual world; what we call the world of the senses...
The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.
Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it.
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to be elevated on the cross....
Evil is whatever distracts.
My fear is my substance, and probably the best part of me.
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world.
He who seeks does not find, but he who does not seek will be found.