If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine.
Passion is needed for any great work, and for the revolution, passion and audacity are required in big doses.
I am one of those people who believes that the solution to the world’s problems is to be found behind the Iron Curtain.
I could become very rich in Guatemala but by the low method of ratifying my title, opening a clinic, and specialising in allergies. To do that would be the most horrible betrayal of the two ‘I’s’ struggling inside me: the socialist and the traveller.
It is unnecessary to say that Fidel Castro possesses the high qualities of a fighter and statesman: our path, our struggle, and our triumph we owed to his vision.
I had a project for my life which involved 10 years of wandering, then some years of medical studies and, if any time was left, the great adventure of physics.
A poet must leave traces of his passage, not proof.
Transnational, gigantic industrial companies no longer operate within political systems, but rather above them.
I have a wish. It as a fear as well – that in my end will be my beginning.
The peasant must always be helped technically, economically, morally and culturally. The guerrilla fighter will be a sort of guiding angel who has fallen into the zone, helping the poor always and bothering the rich as little as possible in the first phases of the war.