"The truth is lived, not taught."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Hermann Hesse on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Hermann Hesse on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Hermann Hesse on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Hermann Hesse on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Hermann Hesse on Winston Churchill
"As a body everyone is single, as a soul never."
"People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest."
"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."
"To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning."
"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."