Category: Hermann Hesse

“You are willing to die, you coward, but not to live.”

Hermann Hesse

“If I know what love is, it is because of you.”

Hermann Hesse

“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, a department store, say, or a cathedral, or myself.”

Hermann Hesse

“Because the world is so full of death and horror, I try again and again to console my heart and pick the flowers that grow in the midst of hell.”

Hermann Hesse

“Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest.”

Hermann Hesse

“I want to learn from myself, want to be my student, want to get to know myself.”

Hermann Hesse

“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, a department store, say, or a cathedral, or myself.”

Hermann Hesse

Hey guys, I hope you’re having a great week! There’s a great selection of books on sale today, so be sure to have a quick look. 🙂 How’s the weather where you are? It’s been oddly raining here again, but I’m not complaining (although the dog is a bit disgruntled)! Have a wonderful day! 

Find past book deals here–many of which are still on sale!

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“We are sun and moon, dear friend; we are sea and land. It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is: each the other’s opposite and complement.”

Hermann Hesse

“My real self wanders elsewhere, far away, wanders on and on invisibly and has nothing to do with my life.”

Hermann Hesse