Jose Rizal wrote on the Indolence of the Filipinos published in La Solidaridad as a perfect rebuttal and in defense of his fellowmen.
There are many Jose Rizal quotes from his novel, the Noli Me Tangere. You can add to the three quotes I have listed here.
Death is inevitable but Jose Rizal’s strong words about dying makes a lot of sense why we need to live and die well.
The following quote on ignorance by Jose Rizal was taken from his “Letter to the Young Women of Malolos”.