Suffering is the positive element in this world, indeed it is the only link between this world and the positive.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
Always first draw fresh breath after outbursts of vanity and complacency.
Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.
A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
Heaven is dumb, echoing only the dumb.
The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.
My guiding principle is this: Guilt is never to be doubted.
Books are a narcotic
Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it.
In argument similes are like songs in love; they describe much, but prove nothing.
I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.
If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom...
It is not necessary that you leave the house. Remain at your table and listen....
...the books we need are the kind that act upon us like a misfortune, that...
From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the...
We all have wings, but they have not been of any avail to us and...
The spirit becomes free only when it ceases to be a support.
Tyranny or slavery, born of selfishness, are the two educational methods of parents; all gradations...
Woman, or more precisely put, perhaps, marriage, is the representative of life with which you...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?