The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.
Quote by Franz Kafka
I do not read advertisements - I would spend all my time wanting things
Always first draw fresh breath after outbursts of vanity and complacency.
The spirit becomes free only when it ceases to be a support.
Don't despair, not even over the fact that you don't despair.
This inescapable duty to observe oneself: if someone else is observing me, naturally I have...
He who seeks does not find, but he who does not seek will be found.
Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...
The Bible is a sanctum; the world, sputum.
You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen....
Let me remind you of the old maxim: people under suspicion are better moving than...
The meaning of life is that it stops.
In a certain sense the Good is comfortless.
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of...
It is comforting to reflect that the disproportion of things in the world seems to...
Not everyone can see the truth, but he can be it.
Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally experienced the truth of them.
The melancholy truth was that his glorious golden head had nothing in it