I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.