"In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element within one, and not to strive towards it."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Franz Kafka on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Franz Kafka on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Franz Kafka on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Franz Kafka on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Franz Kafka on Mahatma Gandhi
"Sensual love deceives one as to the nature of heavenly love it could not do so alone, but since it unconsciously has the element of heavenly love within it, it can do so."
"It is not necessary that you leave the house. Remain at your table and listen. Do not even listen, only wait. Do not even wait, be wholly still and alone. The world will present itself to you for its unmasking, it can do no other, in ecstasy it will writhe at your feet."
"Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old."
"Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old."
"My 'fear' is my substance, and probably the best part of me."