Siddhartha, Siddhi + Arth means ‘he who has found the meaning (of life)’, is just the book a ‘seeker’ could ask for: a young, intelligent man’s quest for fulfilment and purpose of life. Nobel Laureate Hesse at his best.
Zorba was a pleasure loving Greek man – enjoying good food, dance, women, fun… He lived the epicurean life, always in today, very less worried about future or any other problems. Enjoying every moment.
‘There is a pleasure in philosophy… which every student feels until the coarse necessities of physical existence drag him from the heights of thought into the mart of economic strife and gain.’ Read real wisdom from Socrates to Russel and everyone in between.