Quotes by Argentinian authors

Argentinian FlagArgentinian Quotes are a reflection of the special background, society, and spirit of the people of Argentina. From words of well-known authors and also political leaders to the proverbs passed down via generations, Argentinian Quotes use a remarkable glance into the country's rich heritage as well as complex identity. These quotes talk with the long-lasting interest for social justice, the deep link to the land as well as its practices, and also the strong sense of nationwide identity. They likewise mirror the nation's abundant creative and also literary customs, as well as the enduring love of songs, dance, and sports. Whether you are a site visitor to Argentina or a pleased Argentinian, the insights and also wisdom located in Argentinian Quotes make sure to inform and influence. Come, explore the abundant background and society of this amazing South American country, via words and wisdom of its individuals.
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Small: I dont care if I fall as long as someone else picks up my gun and keeps on shooting
Che Guevara
"I don't care if I fall as long as someone else picks up my gun and keeps on shooting"
Che Guevara, Revolutionary
Small: I think cinema is closer to allegories than to reality. Its closer to our dreams
"I think cinema is closer to allegories than to reality. It's closer to our dreams"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didnt like them when they were finished because
"I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didn't like them when they were finished because they were simple copies of the films I saw in childhood"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and ano
Che Guevara
"Whenever death may surprise us, let it be welcome if our battle cry has reached even one receptive ear and another hand reaches out to take up our arms"
Che Guevara, Revolutionary
Small: The original is unfaithful to the translation
"The original is unfaithful to the translation"
Jorge Luis Borges, Poet
Small: The Falklands thing was a fight between two bald men over a comb
"The Falklands thing was a fight between two bald men over a comb"
Jorge Luis Borges, Poet
Small: Nothing is built on stone all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone
"Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone"
Jorge Luis Borges, Poet
Small: Democracy is an abuse of statistics
"Democracy is an abuse of statistics"
Jorge Luis Borges, Poet
Small: God never tires of forgiving us we are the ones who tire of seeking his mercy
Pope Francis
"God never tires of forgiving us; we are the ones who tire of seeking his mercy"
Pope Francis, Pope
Small: Now the first step has to be taken, the step towards democracy. This step is full of risks, and requires trust
"Now the first step has to be taken, the step towards democracy. This step is full of risks, and requires trust on all sides. We don't know where it will lead. But if we just stand still, we will have no chance of escaping the violence"
Daniel Barenboim, Musician
Small: When you face the perils of weariness, carelessness, and confusion, dont pray for an easier life. Pray instead
Luis Palau
"When you face the perils of weariness, carelessness, and confusion, don't pray for an easier life. Pray instead to be a stronger man or woman of God"
Luis Palau, Clergyman
Small: I never thought about how I didnt have a cell phone or Im in 2011. I was just so happy to be able to be a char
"I never thought about how I didn't have a cell phone or I'm in 2011. I was just so happy to be able to be a character in the 30s and there are these actresses that I really liked in the 40s, 50s and 60s in American movies that I've seen since I was a little girl. But you don't really think like that when you prepare for a role"
Berenice Bejo, Actress
Small: I only understand realism
"I only understand realism"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I like the beauty of Faulkners poetry. But I dont like his themes, not at all
"I like the beauty of Faulkner's poetry. But I don't like his themes, not at all"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I have written every one of my novels to convince somebody of something
"I have written every one of my novels to convince somebody of something"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I didnt choose literature. Literature chose me. There was no decision on my side
"I didn't choose literature. Literature chose me. There was no decision on my side"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I allow my intuition to lead my path
"I allow my intuition to lead my path"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Tardiness in literature can make me nervous
"Tardiness in literature can make me nervous"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: My greatest aspiration was always to live in the tropics
"My greatest aspiration was always to live in the tropics"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I can work in films as long as the story doesnt have a realistic nature. If Im working with an allegory, a fan
"I can work in films as long as the story doesn't have a realistic nature. If I'm working with an allegory, a fantasy, it can be developed in synthetic terms"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: For someone who writes fiction, in order to activate the imagination and the unconscious, its essential to be
"For someone who writes fiction, in order to activate the imagination and the unconscious, it's essential to be free"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Book reviews have never helped me. Most of them erred in their interpretations and their work has been a waste
"Book reviews have never helped me. Most of them erred in their interpretations and their work has been a waste of time"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Writing is nothing more than a guided dream
"Writing is nothing more than a guided dream"
Jorge Luis Borges, Poet
Small: The essayist has to follow a certain intellectual pattern. The novelist has the advantage of using fantasy, of
"The essayist has to follow a certain intellectual pattern. The novelist has the advantage of using fantasy, of being subjective"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: One performs a very different act when reading a movie and when reading a novel. Your attention behaves differ
"One performs a very different act when reading a movie and when reading a novel. Your attention behaves differently"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I havent been the kind of writer about whom book-length academic studies have been written
"I haven't been the kind of writer about whom book-length academic studies have been written"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I began teaching in New York because I needed to stay in the United States and didnt have my immigration paper
"I began teaching in New York because I needed to stay in the United States and didn't have my immigration papers in order, so working for a university was a way of resolving the issue"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I am only interested in bad taste if I can enjoy a gruesome tango or watch a movie that makes me cry
"I am only interested in bad taste if I can enjoy a gruesome tango or watch a movie that makes me cry"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: My only fantasy about writing was that in my old days, after directing many masterpieces, I would write my mem
"My only fantasy about writing was that in my old days, after directing many masterpieces, I would write my memoirs"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Its my own personal unconscious that ultimately creates the novels aesthetic facade
"It's my own personal unconscious that ultimately creates the novel's aesthetic facade"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: It doesnt matter that the way of life shown by Hollywood was phony. It helped you hope
"It doesn't matter that the way of life shown by Hollywood was phony. It helped you hope"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I write novels because there is something I dont understand in reality
"I write novels because there is something I don't understand in reality"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I dont think humor is forced upon my universe its a part of it
"I don't think humor is forced upon my universe; it's a part of it"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I am very interested in what has been called bad taste. I believe the fear of displaying a soi-disant bad tast
"I am very interested in what has been called bad taste. I believe the fear of displaying a soi-disant bad taste stops us from venturing into special cultural zones"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Whats better, a poetic intuition or an intellectual work? I think they complement each other
"What's better, a poetic intuition or an intellectual work? I think they complement each other"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: Modern American cinema seems to me superficial. The intention is to understand a certain reality, and the resu
"Modern American cinema seems to me superficial. The intention is to understand a certain reality, and the result is nothing but a photographing of that reality"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I locate that special problem in a character and then try to understand it. Thats the genesis of all my work
"I locate that special problem in a character and then try to understand it. That's the genesis of all my work"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I had stories that needed more space than the hour and a half or two hours a movie gives you
"I had stories that needed more space than the hour and a half or two hours a movie gives you"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I felt the need to tell stories to understand myself
"I felt the need to tell stories to understand myself"
Manuel Puig, Author
Small: I do believe that reading can help you understand what youre writing and see what others are doing. But someti
"I do believe that reading can help you understand what you're writing and see what others are doing. But sometimes the desire for more information can act as an inhibitor"
Manuel Puig, Author
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