Best Quotes by Franz Kafka (Top 10)

  1. A book must be an ice-axe to break the seas frozen inside our soul.
  2. Don't bend; don't water it down; don't try to make it logical; don't edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.
  3. Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
  4. I am free and that is why I am lost.
  5. A first sign of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
  6. I cannot make you understand. I cannot make anyone understand what is happening inside me. I cannot even explain it to myself.
  7. The meaning of life is that it stops.
  8. You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.
  9. Paths are made by walking
  10. Books are a narcotic.

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