Do you Want to know : Who was José Martí?
Jose marti José Julián Martí Pérez was a Cuban national hero and an important figure in Latin American literature. During his life, he worked as a poet, essayist, journalist, translator, professor, and publisher.
He was very politically active, and is considered an important revolutionary philosopher and political theorist. Wikipedia Born: January 28, 1853, Havana, Cuba Died: May 19, 1895, Cuba Nationality: American, Spanish, Cuban Education: Complutense University of Madrid, University of Zaragoza Quotes Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy.
Charm is a product of the unexpected. Men are like the stars; some generate their own light while others reflect the brilliance they receive. View 7+ more Books View 15+ more Our America (1891) Our America 1891 Simple Verses (1891) Simple Verses 1891 Poemas de José Martí (2000) Poemas de José Martí 2000 La edad de oro (1889) La edad de oro 1889 José Martí Reader: Writings on the Americas José Martí Reader
Cultivo una rosa blanca
Cultivo una rosa blanca,
en junio como en enero,
para el amigo sincero,
que me da su mano franca.
Y para el cruel que me arranca,
el corazón con que vivo,
cardo ni ortigas cultivo;
¡ cultivo una rosa blanca!