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To foretell the destiny of a nation, it is necessary Treat your old parents as you would like to

to open a book that tells of her past. be treated by your children later.
-Jose Rizal -Jose Rizal

Filipinos don't realize that victory is the child of It is enough for the evil people to succeed, for
struggle, that joy blossoms from suffering, and the good people to do nothing.
redemption is a product of sacrifice. Jose Rizal
-Jose Rizal
-Jose Rizal
A tree that grows in the mud is unsubsantial I dont see why I should bow my head when I
and good only for firewood. could hold it high, or place it in the hands of my
-Jose Rizal enemies when I can defeat them. Jose Rizal
Jose Rizal
I do not write for this generation. I am writing for other ages On I have to believe much in God because I have lost my
the other hand, the generation which interprets these writings will
be an educated generation; they will understand me and say: Not all faith in man.
were asleep in the nighttime of our grandparents. -Jose Rizal -Jose Rizal

Without education and liberty, which are the soil Our liberty will not be secured at the swords point We must
secure it by making ourselves worthy of it. And when the people
and the sun of man, no reform is possible no reaches that height, God will provide a weapon, the idols will be
measure can give the result desired. -Jose Rizal shattered, tyranny will crumble like a house of cards, and liberty will
shine out like the first dawn. -Jose Rizal

There are no tyrants where there are no slaves One only dies once, and if one does not die well, a good
opportunity is lost and will not present itself again.
-Jose Rizal -Jose Rizal

No one blames a pilot who takes refuge in port when the storm He who does not know how to look back at where
begins to blow. It is not cowardice to duck under a bullet; what is he came from will never get to his destination. -
wrong is to defy it only to fall and never rise again. Jose Rizal
Jose Rizal

Youth is a flower-bed that is to bear rich fruit and must Pure intuitive faith differs as much from fanaticism as
accumulate wealth for its descendants. fire from smoke, or music from mere noise; those who
Jose Rizal confuse the two are like the deaf. Jose Rizal

While a people preserves its language: it preserves the marks of liberty. I wish to show those who-Jose
deny usRizal
patriotism that we
-Jose Rizal know how to die for our country and convictions
- Jose Rizal

The tyranny of some is possible only through the cowardice of It is a useless life that is not consecrated to a
others. Rizal
great deal. It is like a stone wasted on the field
without becoming a part of any edifice. Jose
-Jose Rizal Rizal

I want to show to those who deprive people the right to love of country, Travel is a caprice in childhood, a passion in youth, a
that when we know how to sacrifice ourselves for our duties and necessity in manhood, and an elegy in old age.
convictions, death does not matter if one dies for those one loves for
-Jose Rizal
his country and for others dear to him. Jose Rizal
-Jose Rizal