One advantage in keeping a diary is that you become aware with reassuring clarity of the changes which you constantly suffer.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.
How pathetically scanty my self-knowledge is compared with, say, my knowledge of my room. There...
The indestructible is one: it is each individual human being and, at the same time,...
In the fight between you and the world, back the world.
One must not cheat anybody, not even the world of one's triumph.
Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the...
Heaven is dumb, echoing only the dumb.
I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
I do not read advertisements - I would spend all my time wanting things
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
...the books we need are the kind that act upon us like a misfortune, that...
A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us.
One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.
Woman, or more precisely put, perhaps, marriage, is the representative of life with which you...
Evil is whatever distracts.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Writing is a sweet, wonderful reward
My uncle out in Texas Can't even write his name He signs his checks with...
A culture is made -- or destroyed -- by its articulate voices.