Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
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.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
The day of individual happiness has passed
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.