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    In these years we are witnessing the gigantic spectacle of innumerable human lives wandering about lost in their own labyrinths, through not having anything to which to give themselves.
    —José Ortega Y Gasset (1883–1955)

    There may be as much nobility in being last as in being first, because the two positions are equally necessary in the world, the one to complement the other.
    —José Ortega Y Gasset (1883–1955)