It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
Common sense is not so common.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
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.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.