I didn’t know how to stick around…
How to see anybody but me be getting hurt…
I’m very perfectionistic and very lazy, which is a terrible combination.
"I’m called ‘the poorest president’, but I don’t feel poor. Poor people are those who only work to try to keep an expensive lifestyle, and always want more and more," he says.
"This is a matter of freedom. If you don’t have many possessions then you don’t need to work all your life like a slave to sustain them, and therefore you have more time for yourself," he says.
"I may appear to be an eccentric old man… But this is a free choice."
—“Jose Mujica: The world’s ‘poorest’ president” | BBC News