It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
Who has the gift to recognize beauty, will not live long
Evil is whatever distracts.
We are separated from God on two sides; the Fall separates us from Him, the...
Isnt it obvious that a person would leave from where he is hated so much?...
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...
Books are a narcotic
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for...
Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
A first sign of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
Leopards break into the temple and drink the sacrificial chalices dry; this occurs repeatedly, again...
In the fight between you and the world, back the world.
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Hesitation before birth. If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet...
We are sinful not only because we have eaten of the Tree of Knowledge, but...
The indestructible is one: it is each individual human being and, at the same time,...