José Martí Quote

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.


Martí : Thoughts/Pensamientos (1994)

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...