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Quote for Today: Herman Hesse

A longing to wander tears my heart when I hear trees rustling in the wind at evening. If one listens to them silently for a long time, the longing reveals its kernel, its meaning. 53 more words

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Total Surrender

The Sublime Surrender of Herman Hesse

3. Total Surrender

The concluding sequence of Klein and Wagner is a climactic spiritual experience of Supernal degree. One of its features is a… 1,143 more words


“I mean being able to take a plunge, to take things seriously, to – well, that’s just it, to leap. I wouldn’t want to leap back to my former home and my former life; it doesn’t attract me and I’ve almost forgotten it.

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Hermann Hesse

on the topic of home

where are you from? where do you live? where’s home? three very simple questions that never, from me anyway, elicit a simple response. we’re born, raised, go to schools, and go to work. 628 more words


Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go. – Hermann Hesse

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Hermann Hesse (Quote)

“A savage desire for strong emotions and sensations burns inside me: a rage against this
soft-tinted, shallow, standardized and sterilized life, and a mad craving to smash something up, 11 more words

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