We are separated from God on two sides; the Fall separates us from Him, the Tree of Life separates Him from us.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
Evil is whatever distracts.
This inescapable duty to observe oneself: if someone else is observing me, naturally I have...
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
The mediation by the serpent was necessary. Evil can seduce man, but cannot become man.
In a certain sense the Good is comfortless.
It is only our conception of time that makes us call the Last Judgement by...
I do not read advertisements. I would spend all of my time wanting things.
I have the true feeling of myself only when I am unbearably unhappy.
The spirit becomes free only when it ceases to be a support.
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
Hiding places there are innumerable, escape is only one, but possibilities of escape, again, are...
Don Quixote's misfortune is not his imagination, but Sancho Panza.
Idleness is the beginning of all vice, the crown of all virtues.
In argument similes are like songs in love; they describe much, but prove nothing.
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for...