Category: Franz Kafka

“I never wish to be easily defined. I’d rather float over other people’s minds as something strictly…”

“I never wish to be easily defined. I’d rather float over other people’s minds as something strictly fluid and non-perceivable; more like a transparent, paradoxically iridescent creature rather than an actual person.”

Franz Kafka

“Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty…”

“Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.”

Franz Kafka

“For myself I am too heavy, and for you too light.”

“For myself I am too heavy, and for you too light.”

Franz Kafka

The more one hesitates before the door, the mo…

The more one hesitates before the door, the more estranged one becomes.

“I will always scare; and more than anyone else — myself.”

“I will always scare; and more than anyone else — myself.”

Franz Kafka

“I’m tired, can’t think of anything and want only to lay my face in your lap, feel your hand on my…”

“I’m tired, can’t think of anything and want only to lay my face in your lap, feel your hand on my head and remain like that through all eternity.”

Franz Kafka

“I cannot rid myself of the feeling that I’m not in the right place.”

“I cannot rid myself of the feeling that I’m not in the right place.”

Franz Kafka

“I am free and that is why I am lost.”

“I am free and that is why I am lost.”

Franz Kafka

If you become involved with me, you will be th…

If you become involved with me, you will be throwing yourself into the abyss.

By believing passionately in something that st…

By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.