acrodrig: I think it's the closest I have come to understanding "enlightenment" (whatever it may mean for each person). Give it a try.
_rpd: It saved me from decades of pointless game playing. (Actually just read everything by Hermann Hesse).
jesusofsuburbia: ... Whoever is looking for meaning in life should read this book. The last sentence of this book is (at least in German) the literary most perfect and awakening phrase I've ever read...