Better to have beasts that let themselves be killed than men who run away.
Everything has been figured out, except how to live.
Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few, and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
When rich people fight wars with one another, poor people are the ones to die.
All that I know about my life, it seems, I have learned in books.
Our constancy, same might call it our madness, was necessary to wear down the oppressive forces of the old democracy which, in Spain, was a hundred years behind the times.
Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind – even if your voice shakes.
But we must create in each person a sense of responsibility in order that each one of us can have the right to enjoy all his rights.
The best work is not what is most difficult for you; it is what you do best.
Authority is something from which we are constantly subtracting, of which there remains always a residue, and which we attempt to make smaller and smaller.