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Siddhartha: Wisdom which a wise man tries to pass on to someone always sounds like foolishness.

About 2000 years ago a prince denounced all worldly pleasure in with the same name of Boudha Siddhartha and his friend Govinda too set their journey in search of knowledge too. 1,289 more words


Judging / Love

It is not for me to judge another man’s life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for myself. For myself, alone.

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Pretty Good So Far

It was my destiny to join in a great experience.    —  Herman Hesse From his novel: “The Journey To The East 26 more words

The River

“Have you also learned that secret from the river; that there is no such thing as time?” That the river is everywhere at the same time, at the source and at the mouth, at the waterfall, at the ferry, at the current, in the ocean and in the mountains, everywhere and that the present only exists for it, not the shadow of the past nor the shadow of the future.”
by Hermann Hesse


Here are a few Jung-Hesse Letters:

1. To Hermann Hesse

Dear Herr Hesse, 3 December 1919

I must send you my most cordial thanks for your masterly as well as veracious book: Demian. 1,751 more words


Hermann Hesse

Poesia: Hermann Hesse – La felicità, versi e pensieri

“Tutti i libri del mondo
non ti danno la felicità,
però in segreto…
ti rinviano a te stesso. 45 more words