The fact that our task is exactly commensurate with our life gives it the appearance of being infinite.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
Martyrs do not underrate the body, they allow it to be elevated on the cross....
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
Tyranny or slavery, born of selfishness, are the two educational methods of parents; all gradations...
One tells as few lies as possible only by telling as few lies as possible,...
In the fight between you and the world, back the world.
Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it.
A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.
The decisive moment in human evolution is perpetual. That is why the revolutionary spiritual movements...
God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.
A stair not worn hollow by footsteps is, regarded from its own point of view,...
Suffering is the positive element in this world, indeed it is the only link between...
Books are a narcotic
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
Writers speak stench.
Writing is a sweet, wonderful reward
Perhaps what I do not manage to operate rapidly enough is the passage between the...
To write is to write is to write is to write is to write is...