Jose Marti Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Jose Marti quotes, Jose Marti sayings, and Jose Marti proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Happiness exists on earth, and it is won through prudent exercise of reason, knowledge of the harmony of the universe, and constant practice of generosity. Jose Marti
A selfish man is a thief. Jose Marti
A selfish man is a thief. Jose Marti
All is beautiful and unceasing, all is music and reason , and all, like diamond, is carbon first, then light . Jose Marti
Happiness exists on earth, and it is won through prudent exercise of reason, knowledge of the harmony of the universe, and constant practice of generosity. Jose Marti
Only those who spread treachery, fire, and death out of hatred for the prosperity of others are undeserving of pity. Jose Marti
The first duty of a man is to think for himself. Jose Marti
Charm is a product of the unexpected.  Jose Marti
One just principle from the depths of a cave is more powerful than an army. Jose Marti
Charm is a product of the unexpected. Jose Marti
In a time of crisis, the peoples of the world must rush to get to know each other. Jose Marti
Charm is a product of the unexpected. Jose Marti
No fruit on earth can rival the cemetery's crop Jose Marti
An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life. Jose Marti
Only oppression should fear the full exercise of freedom. Jose Marti
It is necessary to make virtue fashionable. Jose Marti
Every human being has within him an ideal man, just as every piece of marble contains in a rough state a statue as beautiful as the one that Praxiteles the Greek made of the god Apollo. Jose Marti
The wretch who lives without freedom feels like dressing in the mud from the streets Those who have you, o Liberty, do not know. you. Those who do not have you should not speak of you, but win you. Jose Marti
Mountains culminate in peaks, and nations in men. Jose Marti
We light the oven so that everyone may bake bread in it. José Martí
Men are like the stars; some generate their own light while others reflect the brilliance they receive. Jose Marti
To busy oneself with what is futile when one can do something useful, to attend to what is simple when one has the mettle to attempt what is difficult, is to strip talent of its dignity. It is a sin not to do what one is capable of doing. Jose Marti
He who uses the office he owes to the voters wrongfully and against them is a thief. Jose Marti