Jose Rizal Quote
As quoted in Community Celebrates Rizal Day in Asian Journal USA (31 December 2007)
Letter to the Young Women of Malolos (22 February 1889) - translated from Tagalog by Gregorio Zaide
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJose Rizal
Born: June 19, 1861
Died: December 30, 1896 (aged 35)
Bio: José Protacio Rizal Mercado y Alonzo Realonda , was a Filipino polymath, patriot and the most prominent advocate for reform in the Philippines during the Spanish colonial era. He is regarded as the foremost Filipino patriot and is listed as one of the national heroes of the Philippines by the National Heroes Committee.