Pedro Muñoz Seca
Pedro Muñoz Seca (1879–1936) was a Spanish playwright, wit and humorist.
- I am starting to believe you are not intending to count me amongst your friends.
- Last words, said just before he was executed by a firing squad during the spanish civil war.
- Poverty makes social differences equal.
- Sometimes tears make more good than laughter.
- You can take my money from me; you can take my watch away; you can stripe me off my clothes; you may even can kill me. And yet, there is only a thing you will not be able to take away from me, no matter how hard you try: the fear I am feeling.
- Said in november 1936 during the summary trial in which he was condemned to death.
- Alas, I was wrong when I spoke those word: you are so skilled that you have been able to take even my fear away.
- Said shortly afterwards during the trial.
- I would rather pass by the statue of Cervantes by car today than let my children cross by mine on foot tomorrow.
- Said in 1923 when he was criticized by several writers due to the light style of his nonetheless extremely popular plays.
- It's all right for women to cry, as it is for men to remember.
- http://www.generalisimofranco.com/caidos/varios/00003.htm Eduardo Palomar Baró, Pedro Muñoz Seca (1881 - 1936)