You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
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.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Moonlight is sculpture.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.