To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are.
Excellence means when a man or woman asks of himself more than others do.
The difficulties which I meet with in order to realize my existence are precisely what awaken and mobilize my activities, my capacities.
Law is born from despair of human nature.
The world is the sum-total of our vital possibilities.
The characteristic of the hour is that the commonplace mind, knowing itself to be commonplace, has the assurance to proclaim the rights of the commonplace and to impose them wherever it will.
Rancor is an outpouring of a feeling of inferiority.
Living is a constant process of deciding what we are going to do.