We kill at every step, not only in wars, riots and executions. We kill when we close our eyes to poverty, suffering and shame.In the same way all disrespect for life, all hard-heartedness,all indifference, all contempt is nothing else than killing. Herman Hesse Quotes
Download Quote WallpaperDownload Facebook Facebook Google Pinterest

We kill at every step, not only in wars, riots and executions. We kill when we close our eyes to poverty, suffering and shame. In the same way all disrespect for life, all hard-heartedness, all indifference, all contempt is nothing else than killing.

Herman Hesse

Hermann Karl Hesse (2 July 1877 – 9 August 1962) was a German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. His best-known works include Demian, Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an individual's search for authenticity, self-knowledge and spirituality. In 1946, he received the Nobel Prize in Literature.

Enjoy the best Herman Hesse picture quotes.

Read more about Herman Hesse on Wikipedia.

Latest from Herman Hesse

Solitude is independence.
As a body everyone is single, as a soul never.
Those who are too lazy and comfortable to think for themselves and be their own judges obey the laws. Others sense their own laws within them.
If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Related items

    Life is too short and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.
    They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war
    This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
    Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or freed a human soul.

Search

By using our site you consent with the use of cookies.