Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.
Evil is whatever distracts.
There are only two things. Truth and lies. Truth is indivisible, hence it cannot recognize...
Who has the gift to recognize beauty, will not live long
...the books we need are the kind that act upon us like a misfortune, that...
I can prove at any time that my education tried to make another person out...
We all have wings, but they have not been of any avail to us and...
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
Books are a narcotic
Anyone who cannot come to terms with his life while he is alive needs one...
Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are...
One must not cheat anybody, not even the world of one's triumph.
One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.
If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom...
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
There is nothing besides a spiritual world; what we call the world of the senses...
Writing is a sweet, wonderful reward
I picked up the writing on the very day he died. It was the only...
Writing is making sense of life. You work your whole life and perhaps you've made...