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Diego Maradona
31 quotes
Evita Peron
22 quotes
Berenice Bejo
17 quotes

Mia Maestro
8 quotes
Che Guevara
7 quotes
Luis Palau
6 quotes
Amado Boudou
2 quotes
Lionel Messi
0 quotes
Pope Francis
0 quotes

Quotes and sayings from famous argentinian authors
Don't talk unless you can improve the silence. Jorge Luis Borges

Life itself is a quotation. Jorge Luis Borges

Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment - the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is. Jorge Luis Borges

When you win, you don't get carried away. But if you go step by step, with confidence, you can go far. Diego Maradona

To fall in love is to create a religion that has a fallible god. Jorge Luis Borges

The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall. Che Guevara

At the moment there are some England players who are the stars of their club teams, but not for their country. It's difficult to explain. Diego Maradona

We forget that we are all dead men conversing with dead men. Jorge Luis Borges

Every writer creates his own precursors. His work modifies our conception of the past, as it will modify the future. Jorge Luis Borges

I know you are here to kill me. Shoot, coward, you are only going to kill a man. Che Guevara

I don't care if I fall as long as someone else picks up my gun and keeps on shooting. Che Guevara

The nation's government has just handed me the bill that grants us our civil rights. I am receiving it before you, certain that I am accepting this on behalf of all Argentinean women, and I can feel my hands tremble with joy as they grasp the laurel proclaiming victory. Evita Peron

Silence is argument carried out by other means. Che Guevara

Many will call me an adventurer - and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes. Che Guevara

Time is my greatest enemy. Evita Peron

In the end, it is about whether God wants us to be in the final, but I know that is what God wants. This time we will not need the Hand of God, because it is the will of God. Diego Maradona
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An agreement cannot be the result of an imposition. Nestor Kirchner

Reading is an activity subsequent to writing: more resigned, more civil, more intellectual. Jorge Luis Borges

I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does. Jorge Luis Borges

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library. Jorge Luis Borges

The flattery of posterity is not worth much more than contemporary flattery, which is worth nothing. Jorge Luis Borges

Like all writers, he measured the achievements of others by what they had accomplished, asking of them that they measure him by what he envisaged or planned. Jorge Luis Borges

Every great work of art has two faces, one toward its own time and one toward the future, toward eternity. Daniel Barenboim
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God makes me play well. That is why I always make the sign of a cross when I walk out on to the pitch. I feel I would be betraying him if I didn't. Diego Maradona

The problem is that they are all stars at Madrid. You need someone to carry the water to the well. Diego Maradona
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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

Jewish intellectuals contributed a great deal to insure that Europe became a continent of humanism, and it is with these humanist ideals that Europe must now intervene in the Middle East conflict. Daniel Barenboim

US presidents can make all the commitments and declarations they want until they are blue in the face, in the Muslim world they will always be perceived as partisan. Daniel Barenboim
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Tradition demands that we not speak poorly of the dead. Daniel Barenboim
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The tempo is the suitcase. If the suitcase is too small, everything is completely wrinkled. If the tempo is too fast, everything becomes so scrambled you can't understand it. Daniel Barenboim



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