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Harold the hasty salesman

How odd and peculiar, to wake up as a part of your wardrobe

Harold had spent far too long which tie had been right or wrong… 244 more words


An Axe for the Frozen Sea Inside Us

Writer Franz Kafka discusses books worth reading.

I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound and stab us. If the book we’re reading doesn’t wake us up with a blow on the head, what are we reading it for?

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Quote by Franz Kafka on doing what is right

A quote by Franz Kafka on doing what is right is the topic of this blog post.

“Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.” Franz Kafka… 199 more words

Useful Quotations

Kafka e a linguagem dos insectos inúteis

Passam hoje cem anos desde a primeira edição da Metamorfose, de Franz Kafka. Terá sido – se bem me lembro, que já passaram alguns anos – o primeiro texto do Kafka que li. 699 more words

Quote by Franz Kafka on beauty

A quote by Franz Kafka on beauty is the topic of this blog post.

“Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” Franz Kafka… 171 more words

Useful Quotations

"Elizabeth Costello"

I say what I mean. I am an old woman. I do not have the time any longer to say things I do not mean.

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Books And Essays

#pocketfilmreviewseries: the trial - orson welles

this was a very interesting experience. perhaps i should start this off with a rather heterodox comment: i didn’t like citizen kane very much. i thought it was stylistically inventive (fairly enough, this is often lauded as its greatest strength) — but precisely because it is so schizophrenic with its presentation, it often comes across as a well-made student film, just a little too satisfied with its masterful incorporation of various camera tricks. 889 more words