You lose when you stop trying
Manuel is that kind of person that cannot be still, it always have to be doing something. It's very passionate about learning new things even if those things are outside his comfort zone. Always hungry for knowledge and to try new recipes on kooking.
What's the last book that changed your thinking about something? What did you learn?
Physics of the Future, by Michio Kaku. There was a quote that made me think a lot "Democracy is a device that ensures we shall be governed no better than we deserve".