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
Who has the gift to recognize beauty, will not live long
Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love; it could not do...
May I kiss you then? On this miserable paper? I might as well open the...
Believing in progress does not mean believing that any progress has yet been made.
He who seeks does not find, but he who does not seek will be found.
My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication - it makes them sociable....
The relationship to one's fellow man is the relationship of prayer, the relationship to oneself...
Don't despair, not even over the fact that you don't despair.
Religions get lost as people do.
A stair not worn hollow by footsteps is, regarded from its own point of view,...
How can one take delight in the world unless one flees to it for refuge?
We are sinful not only because we have eaten of the Tree of Knowledge, but...
The fact that our task is exactly commensurate with our life gives it the appearance...
A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us.
Every revolution evaporates and leaves behind only the slime of a new bureaucracy.
Leopards break into the temple and drink the sacrificial chalices dry; this occurs repeatedly, again...
In the fight between you and the world, back the world.
The indestructible is one: it is each individual human being and, at the same time,...
Association with human beings lures one into self-observation.
God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.