In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element within one, and not to strive towards it.
Quote by Franz Kafka
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen....
The meaning of life is that it stops.
Suffering is the positive element in this world, indeed it is the only link between...
Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the...
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
In argument similes are like songs in love; they describe much, but prove nothing.
One tells as few lies as possible only by telling as few lies as possible,...
Who has the gift to recognize beauty, will not live long
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are...
How pathetically scanty my self-knowledge is compared with, say, my knowledge of my room. There...
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication - it makes them sociable....
Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy.
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
Hesitation before birth. If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet...
God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
My guiding principle is this: Guilt is never to be doubted.