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“Wisdom cannot be imparted. Wisdom that a wise man attempts to impart always sounds like foolishness to someone else … Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. 20 more words

Quotes

Siddhartha

He did sense very well that this love, this blind love for his son, was a passion, something very human, that it was Sansara, a murky source, dark waters.

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Knulp - The End

But God interrupted him. With a piercing look of his bright eyes, he said: “Enough of that, Knulp. You hurt Lisabeth very much, we can’t change that, but you know perfectly well that the kindness and tenderness you gave her outweighed the harm, and that she was never angry with you for one moment.

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Knulp - My Recollections of Knulp

To me, there’s nothing more beautiful than fireworks in the night. There are blue and green fireballs, they rise up in the darkness, and at the height of their beauty they double back and they’re gone.

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Wise?

“Wisdom cannot be imparted. Wisdom that a wise man attempts to impart always sounds like foolishness to someone else … Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. 186 more words

Art

El lobo estepario XVI

Con fingida alegría me puse a trotar sobre el asfalto de las calles, húmedo por la niebla. Las luces de los faroles, lacrimosas y empañadas, miraban a través de la blanda opacidad y absorbían del suelo mojado los difusos reflejos. 484 more words

Hermann Hesse