Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of my spiritual existence.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
I do not read advertisements - I would spend all my time wanting things
If I shall exist eternally, how shall I exist tomorrow?
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
...the books we need are the kind that act upon us like a misfortune, that...
We are sinful not only because we have eaten of the Tree of Knowledge, but...
Don't despair, not even over the fact that you don't despair.
It is comforting to reflect that the disproportion of things in the world seems to...
The spirit becomes free only when it ceases to be a support.
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the...
My guiding principle is this: Guilt is never to be doubted.
The decisive moment in human evolution is perpetual. That is why the revolutionary spiritual movements...
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.
If it had been possible to build the Tower of Babel without climbing it, it...
Leopards break into the temple and drink the sacrificial chalices dry; this occurs repeatedly, again...
One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
I'm affectionately known by Elton John as either Sylvia Disc or the Bionic Christian.
He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it.
I am a thing of beauty.