Category Archives: aphorisms

Franz Kafka

The Zürau Aphorisms (2, 32, 50, 106)

Franz Kafka

The Zürau Aphorisms (2, 32, 50, 106)

Kafka – The Zürau Aphorisms

43. The dogs are still playing in the yard, but the quarry will not escape them, never mind how fast it is running through the forest already. 50. A man cannot live without a steady faith in something indestructible within

Kafka – The Zürau Aphorisms

43. The dogs are still playing in the yard, but the quarry will not escape them, never mind how fast it is running through the forest already. 50. A man cannot live without a steady faith in something indestructible within

Franz Kafka – The Blue Octavo Notebooks

THE FIRST NOTEBOOK “Everyone carries a room about inside him. This fact can even be proved by means of the sense of hearing. If someone walks fast and one pricks up one’s ears and listens, say in the night, when

Franz Kafka – The Blue Octavo Notebooks

THE FIRST NOTEBOOK “Everyone carries a room about inside him. This fact can even be proved by means of the sense of hearing. If someone walks fast and one pricks up one’s ears and listens, say in the night, when

Friedrich Nietzsche – Mixed Opinions and Maxims (1879)

aphorism 201 “Philosophers’ error. – The philosopher supposes that the value of his philosophy lies in the whole, in the structure; but posterity finds its value in the stone which he used for building, and which is used many more times

Friedrich Nietzsche – Mixed Opinions and Maxims (1879)

aphorism 201 “Philosophers’ error. – The philosopher supposes that the value of his philosophy lies in the whole, in the structure; but posterity finds its value in the stone which he used for building, and which is used many more times