The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler. - Franz Kafka (Dearest Father: Stories and Other Writings Quotes)

The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.[Die Menschengeschichte ist die Sekunde zwischen zwei Schritten eines Wanderers.]

Source:Dearest Father: Stories and Other Writings (Schocken Books, ed. 1954), Chapter 3. The Eight Octavo Notebooks, Page 66
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