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Quotes By Herman Hesse

Nationality
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DOB
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2-07-1877
DOD
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9-08-1962

Author Herman Hesse was born on 2nd July 1877 AD. A German citizen, Herman Hesse was born in Germany. Herman Hesse was 85 years old when he died on 9th August 1962 AD. In his life Herman Hesse was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

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

- Herman Hesse

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

- Herman Hesse

All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened

- Herman Hesse

As a body everyone is single, as a soul never.

- Herman Hesse

Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke.

- Herman Hesse

Everything becomes a little different as soon as it is spoken out loud.

- Herman Hesse

I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.

- Herman Hesse

If a man has nothing to eat, fasting is the most intelligent thing he can do.

- Herman Hesse

If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn't part of ourselves doesn't disturb us.

- Herman Hesse

In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified.

- Herman Hesse

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.

- Herman Hesse

Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom. One can find it, live it, be fortified by it, do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.

- Herman Hesse

Meaning and reality were not hidden somewhere behind things, they were in them, in all of them.

- Herman Hesse

One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths intersect the whole world looks like home for a time.

- Herman Hesse

Only the ideas that we really live have any value.

- Herman Hesse

The call of death is a call of love. Death can be sweet if we answer it in the affirmative, if we accept it as one of the great eternal forms of life and transformation.

- Herman Hesse

There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.

- Herman Hesse

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