The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
In a certain sense the Good is comfortless.
Leopards break into the temple and drink the sacrificial chalices dry; this occurs repeatedly, again...
If I shall exist eternally, how shall I exist tomorrow?
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of...
A stair not worn hollow by footsteps is, regarded from its own point of view,...
No sooner said than done - so acts your man of worth.
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
Believing in progress does not mean believing that any progress has yet been made.
We are sinful not only because we have eaten of the Tree of Knowledge, but...
Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom...
Woman, or more precisely put, perhaps, marriage, is the representative of life with which you...
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.
The thornbush is the old obstacle in the road. It must catch fire if you...
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
How pathetically scanty my self-knowledge is compared with, say, my knowledge of my room. There...
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
One tells as few lies as possible only by telling as few lies as possible,...