Leopards break into the temple and drink the sacrificial chalices dry; this occurs repeatedly, again and again; finally it can be reckoned upon beforehand and becomes part of the ceremony.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.
If it had been possible to build the Tower of Babel without climbing it, it...
One must not cheat anybody, not even the world of one's triumph.
Evil is whatever distracts.
So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
There are only two things. Truth and lies. Truth is indivisible, hence it cannot recognize...
I can prove at any time that my education tried to make another person out...
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
I do not read advertisements - I would spend all my time wanting things
Writing is a sweet, wonderful reward
From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the...
It is only our conception of time that makes us call the Last Judgement by...
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues.
Religions get lost as people do.
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
The thornbush is the old obstacle in the road. It must catch fire if you...
My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication - it makes them sociable....
My fear is my substance, and probably the best part of me.
Tyranny or slavery, born of selfishness, are the two educational methods of parents; all gradations...