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Hermann Hesse

“It is good," he thought "to taste for yourself everything you need to know. That worldly pleasures and wealth are not good things, I learned even as a child. I knew it for a long time, but only now have I experienced it. And now I know it, I know it not only because I remember hearing it, but with my eyes, with my heart, with my stomach. And it is good for me to know it!”


Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha
tags: poverty, wealth
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Siddhartha Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
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