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.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.