I bet you never thought I was a hopeless romantic!
I forgot to tell you what I am looking for from: a convincing smile. Found a few and still waiting for an answer (if I did manage to send them a proper “Hola”) so I will keep you posted on how it goes. But so far, so good for an expat in Madrid!
When I was born, the Fate who was in charge with the romantic side of my character was probably out for a beer… so I got nothing on this chapter. But I still consider myself a nice person. And because I am so nice, I will share with you my true feelings about this commercial […]
“Life is 10 percent what you make it and 90 percent how you take it.” ― Irving Berlin
“The assumption that animals are without rights and the illusion that our treatment of them has no moral significance is a positively outrageous example of Western crudity and barbarity. Universal compassion is the only guarantee of morality.” ― Arthur Schopenhauer, The Basis of Morality
“To go to bed at night in Madrid marks you as a little queer! […] Nobody goes to bed in Madrid until they have killed the night. Ernest Hemingway
“There is a certain part of all of us that lives outside of time. Perhaps we become aware of our age only at exceptional moments and most of the time we are ageless.” Milan Kundera
“If you had to choose one person in the entire world to eat for breakfast, who would you eat, and why? ”
― Roger Schuster
“Explain it? No, he said, just believe in it! Mexico can’t be explained. In Mexico you trust, with anger, with passion, with discouragement! – Carlos Fuentes “Where the air is clear””
Mexicans say the base of their diet is vitamin T