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    Youth does not require reasons for living, it only needs pretexts.
    —José Ortega Y Gasset (1883–1955)

    Under the species of Syndicalism and Fascism there appears for the first time in Europe a type of man who does not want to give reasons or to be right, but simply shows himself resolved to impose his opinions.
    —José Ortega Y Gasset (1883–1955)