The doctrine you desire, absolute, perfect dogma that alone provides wisdom, does not exist. Nor should you long for a perfect doctrine, my friend. Rather, you should long for the perfection of yourself. The deity is within you, not in the ideas and books. Truth is lived, not taught.
– Hermann Hesse, THE GLASS BEAD GAME
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