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 mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Evil is whatever distracts.
Isn't it only natural to leave a place where one is so bitterly hated?...The heroism...
Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.
One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of...
There is nothing besides a spiritual world; what we call the world of the senses...
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
No sooner said than done - so acts your man of worth.
If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom...
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
...the books we need are the kind that act upon us like a misfortune, that...
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
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...
In argument similes are like songs in love; they describe much, but prove nothing.
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues.
The Bible is a sanctum; the world, sputum.
Writers speak stench.