Janwillem van de Wetering


Born
in Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
February 12, 1931

Died
July 04, 2008

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Average rating: 3.83 · 7,446 ratings · 668 reviews · 95 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Empty Mirror: Experienc...

4.08 avg rating — 1,198 ratings — published 1973 — 26 editions
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Outsider in Amsterdam (Grij...

3.63 avg rating — 1,372 ratings — published 1975 — 30 editions
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The Corpse on the Dike

3.82 avg rating — 506 ratings — published 1976 — 19 editions
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Tumbleweed

3.85 avg rating — 462 ratings — published 1975 — 18 editions
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The Blond Baboon

3.84 avg rating — 359 ratings — published 1978 — 13 editions
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The Japanese Corpse (Grijps...

3.82 avg rating — 344 ratings — published 1977 — 15 editions
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A Glimpse of Nothingness: E...

3.99 avg rating — 309 ratings — published 1974 — 13 editions
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The Maine Massacre

3.79 avg rating — 298 ratings — published 1978 — 16 editions
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Death of a Hawker

3.87 avg rating — 278 ratings — published 1977 — 18 editions
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Hard Rain

3.96 avg rating — 235 ratings — published 1985 — 10 editions
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“Greed is a fat demon with a small mouth and whatever you feed it is never enough.”
Janwillem van de Wetering
tags: greed

“What is first seen as a loss is now seen as a gain. For he finds solitude, not in far off, quite places; he creates it out of himself, spreads it around him, wherever he may be, because he loves it and slowly he ripens in this tranquility. For the inner process is beginning to unfold, stillness is extraordinarily important.”
Janwillem van de Wetering

“Читать не вредно, но чтение не должно превращать твою жизнь в жизнь другого человека.”
Janwillem van de Wetering, The Empty Mirror: Experiences in a Japanese Zen Monastery