We are sinful not only because we have eaten of the Tree of Knowledge, but also because we have not yet eaten of the Tree of Life. The state in which we are is sinful, irrespective of guilt.
Quote by Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka Quotes
In a certain sense the Good is comfortless.
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
Books are a narcotic
Who has the gift to recognize beauty, will not live long
Writers speak stench.
Isnt it obvious that a person would leave from where he is hated so much?...
I can prove at any time that my education tried to make another person out...
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
My guiding principle is this: Guilt is never to be doubted.
You can hold yourself back from the sufferings of the world, that is something you...
Heaven is dumb, echoing only the dumb.
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of...
Dread of night. Dread of not-night.
Religions get lost as people do.
Isn't it only natural to leave a place where one is so bitterly hated?...The heroism...
Believing in progress does not mean believing that any progress has yet been made.
The Bible is a sanctum; the world, sputum.
Productivity is being able to do things that you were never able to do before.
One must not cheat anyone, not even the world of its victory.
If it had been possible to build the Tower of Babel without climbing it, it...