Authors that match 'cuba'.

Mark Cuban American Businessman (1958-)
Cuba Gooding, Jr. American Actor (1968-)

Quotations that match 'cuba'.

I've never been anywhere in my life like it and I only really noticed it when I returned to Los Angeles and then Berlin. Everybody is much better off in these places, there is not poverty like in Cuba, but everybody complains about things. Wim Wenders
[ Angeles Anywhere Been Berlin Better Complains Cuba Everybody Life Los Much Never Noticed Off Only Places Poverty Really Returned Then These Things]
I try to swim every damn day I can, and I've learned to scuba dive and snorkel. Nina Simone
[ Damn Day Dive Every Learned Scuba Swim Try]
If you're setting a game during the Cuban Missile Crisis, look through a library. find out what people were wearing, what other issues were in the news, how houses were furnished, what cars were being driven. Especially include things which now seem foreign. Graham Nelson
[ Being Cars Crisis Cuban Driven During Especially Find Foreign Furnished Game Houses How Include Issues Library Look Missile News Now Other Out Seem Setting Things Through Wearing Were Which]
Cuba wants to get rid of a dictator, and baseball needs a dictator. Bob Kerrey
[ Baseball Cuba Dictator Get Needs Rid Wants]
I think there, there also had been just before I got to Honduras a rather spectacular capture of an arms shipment that from Nicaragua across Honduran test, territory destined for El Salvador and I think that some of that equipment had been also to Cuba and the Soviet bloc. John Negroponte
[ Across Also Arms Been Before Bloc Capture Cuba Destined El Equipment Got Had Honduras Just Nicaragua Rather Salvador Some Soviet Spectacular Territory Test Think]
My grandfather was a very elegant individual. My father also. He was a lawyer and farmer in Cuba. In Miami, he had to go to work wherever he could. But whenever it was time to go out, you saw how they cared for how they looked. Andy Garcia
[ Also Cared Could Cuba Elegant Farmer Father Go Grandfather Had How Individual Lawyer Looked Miami Out Saw Time Very Whenever Wherever Work]
Which I would've done 'cause I volunteered for the draft which meant that I only had to do two years. But when the Cubans had missiles in the Canal and Kennedy made the extension, I was one of the ones who had enough time to be extended. Edwin Starr
[ Canal Cause Cubans Done Draft Enough Extended Extension Had Kennedy Made Meant Missiles Ones Only Time Two Volunteered Which Would Years]
She is Cuba. If you want to love her, you have to be with her, but you can't be with her in her current state. It's the point of view of all exiles - you have to leave the thing you cherish most. Andy Garcia
[ Cherish Cuba Current Exiles Her Leave Love Most Point She State Thing View Want]
Cubans are frantic when it comes to appreciating music. Compay Segundo
[ Appreciating Comes Cubans Frantic Music]
What is interesting in this is the exchange of music that occurred between New Orleans and Cuba, I mean, they had ferries that would go from one port to another. Ruben Blades
[ Another Between Cuba Exchange Go Had Interesting Mean Music New Occurred Orleans Port Would]
I realized that I had traveled to Havana during what now seems like the childhood of the Cuban Revolution, if you think that Fidel has now been in power for 44 extremely long years. I started looking at the revolution as history, and not as part of the daily news. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Been Childhood Cuban Daily During Extremely Fidel Had Havana History Long Looking News Now Part Power Realized Revolution Seems Started Think Traveled Years]
Our Cuba policy didn't make much sense during the Cold War and makes even less sense now. Stephen M. Walt
[ Cold Cuba During Even Less Make Makes Much Now Our Policy Sense War]
Standing, as I believe the United States stands for humanity and civilization, we should exercise every influence of our great country to put a stop to that war which is now raging in Cuba and give to that island once more peace, liberty, and independence. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Believe Civilization Country Cuba Every Exercise Give Great Humanity Independence Influence Island Liberty More Now Once Our Peace Put Raging Should Standing Stands States Stop United War Which]
I remember going to my school careers advisor and asked about jobs that required scuba divers. It was a phase. Paul Putner
[ Advisor Asked Careers Divers Going Jobs Phase Remember Required School Scuba]
My parents were founders of the Cuban Communist Party, and I grew up extremely poor. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Communist Cuban Extremely Founders Grew Parents Party Poor Up Were]
Due to a big bust in Cuba, my father's business suffered badly, so I was free to choose my own career. I became a professional dancer, and I went on the road and started making real money. Cesar Romero
[ Badly Became Big Business Bust Career Choose Cuba Dancer Due Father Free Making Money Own Professional Real Road Started Suffered Went]
If you are a married man resident in Cuba, you cannot get a passport to go to the next town without your wife's permission in writing. Edward Burnett Tylor
[ Cannot Cuba Get Go Man Married Next Passport Permission Resident Town Wife Without Writing Your]
I wish that they had the freedoms like the Japanese and the Koreans and the Mexicans and everybody else that has that freedom to come over here and play the game, because I know Cuba has a very strong baseball history. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Baseball Because Come Cuba Else Everybody Freedom Freedoms Game Had Here History Japanese Know Koreans Mexicans Over Play Strong Very Wish]
Look at what President Kennedy managed to achieve during the Cuban missile crisis. If Bush had been president in 1962, do you think he would have avoided a nuclear war? Bianca Jagger
[ Achieve Avoided Been Bush Crisis Cuban During Had Kennedy Look Managed Missile Nuclear President Think War Would]
Kennedy had made a mess in Cuba at the Bay of Pigs. He had to do something to look good. The Apollo program of going to the Moon was quite a goal,. Wally Schirra
[ Apollo Bay Cuba Goal Going Good Had Kennedy Look Made Mess Moon Pigs Program Quite Something]
Well, you know, I left Cuba as a kid when I was 6 years old back in 1971. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Back Cuba Kid Know Left Old Well Years]
I demonstrated the characteristics of experimental fever. It appears after an incubation period which is never less than five days. It follows the same pattern as natural fever in man, but is of shorter duration and less pronounced. Charles Jules Henry Nicole
[ After Appears Characteristics Days Demonstrated Duration Experimental Fever Five Follows Less Man Natural Never Pattern Period Pronounced Same Shorter Than Which]
Then I received support from the Government to compete for my country, and to represent Cuba in competition. Alberto Juantorena
[ Compete Competition Country Cuba Government Received Represent Support Then]
The fact that that's the difference between Mexicans and Cubans is pronounced. It's so immediately recognizable, the way a Cuban speaks, the way a Cuban moves the hands. Hector Elizondo
[ Between Cuban Cubans Difference Fact Hands Immediately Mexicans Moves Pronounced Recognizable Speaks Way]
Our focus needs to be on freeing dissidents and continuing to support the opposition movement within Cuba - not rewarding Castro and subsidizing and strengthening his totalitarian regime. Mel Martinez
[ Castro Continuing Cuba Dissidents Focus Freeing His Movement Needs Opposition Our Regime Rewarding Strengthening Support Totalitarian Within]
North Americans don't understand... that our country is not just Cuba; our country is also humanity. Fidel Castro
[ Also Americans Country Cuba Humanity Just North Our Understand]
Slums may well be breeding grounds of crime, but middle class suburbs are incubators of apathy and delirium. Cyril Connolly
[ Apathy Breeding Class Crime Delirium Grounds May Middle Slums Suburbs Well]
Those who have always had faith in its final success can do no less than rejoice as if it was our own triumph after five years of daily struggle to impose Cuban music on the European continent. Alejo Carpentier
[ After Always Continent Cuban Daily European Faith Final Five Had Impose Less Music Our Own Rejoice Struggle Success Than Those Triumph Years]
By ending the Hussein regime, the United States has taken away yet another incubator of terrorism. Jim Gerlach
[ Another Away Ending Hussein Incubator Regime States Taken Terrorism United Yet]
I was sent down to Cuba. Everything had been prepared with the help of Congressman Johnson and his staff. Erich Leinsdorf
[ Been Congressman Cuba Down Everything Had Help His Johnson Prepared Sent Staff]
The roots of Cuban music are in my head. Compay Segundo
[ Cuban Head Music Roots]
We go in to liberate Cuba, but Cuba still isn't free; we don't really think through what we'll do after the initial treaty is signed, but we're still occupying. There's chaos and torture and finally an outcry. Sarah Vowell
[ After Chaos Cuba Finally Free Go Initial Liberate Occupying Really Signed Still Think Through Torture Treaty]
Any Human Rights Council reform that allows countries that sponsor terrorism to remain as members, such as Cuba, is not real reform. And in the past, countries such as Libya, Iran and Syria have participated on this council. Michael McCaul
[ Allows Any Council Countries Cuba Human Iran Libya Members Participated Past Real Reform Remain Rights Sponsor Such Syria Terrorism]
From time to time, the irresponsible acts of the Cuban government remind us that this is far more than about the freedom of one country, but it really is about the stability and security of the region and the national security interests of the United States. Mel Martinez
[ Acts Country Cuban Far Freedom Government Interests Irresponsible More National Really Region Remind Security Stability States Than Time United Us]
The Cuban people have an amazingly strong and unbroken spirit. Wim Wenders
[ Amazingly Cuban Spirit Strong Unbroken]
It happened in Miami, in Coral Gables, a great big ol' Cuban wedding. It was pretty intense. Jon Secada
[ Big Coral Cuban Great Happened Intense Miami Ol Pretty Wedding]
I would love to go back and help rebuild that country and help - you know, kind of like what's going on with Iraq right now. You know, they've got a new government in place. They're trying to rebuild the country. I would love for that to happen in Cuba also. Rafael Palmeiro
[ Also Back Country Cuba Go Going Got Government Happen Help Iraq Kind Know Love New Now Place Rebuild Right Trying Would]
I do an awful lot of scuba diving. I love to be on the ocean, under the ocean. I live next to the ocean. James Cameron
[ Awful Diving Live Lot Love Next Ocean Scuba Under]
I've been a scuba diver since I was 16 and I think that was one of the reasons they chose me. Christopher Atkins
[ Been Chose Reasons Scuba Since Think]
So we were doing this scene, and the kids get 20 minutes a day, um, so, all I had to do was pick him up out of the incubator and take him out, and that was the whole shot. Steve Burton
[ Day Doing Get Had Him Incubator Kids Minutes Out Pick Scene Shot Take Um Up Were Whole]
I invested in many companies, and I'm happy this one worked. This is capitalism. You invest in stock, it goes up, it goes down. You know, if you don't like capitalism, you don't like making money with stock, move to Cuba or China. Terry McAuliffe
[ Capitalism China Companies Cuba Down Goes Happy Invest Invested Know Making Many Money Move Stock Up Worked]
I was training more learning how to scuba dive which I'd never done which was really, really, really cool. Ashley Scott
[ Cool Dive Done How Learning More Never Really Scuba Training Which]
A veritable incubator of short cuts, schemes and devices to overcome the truth. David A. Stockman
[ Cuts Devices Incubator Overcome Schemes Short Truth Veritable]
The most terrifying moment in my life was October 1962, during the Cuban Missile Crisis. I did not know all the facts - we have learned only recently how close we were to war - but I knew enough to make me tremble. Joseph Rotblat
[ Close Crisis Cuban Did During Enough Facts How Knew Know Learned Life Make Missile Moment Most October Only Recently Terrifying Tremble War Were]
Of course, the kind of support that Cuba could give us was very limited when it came to building up our army, since they didn't manufacture armaments in the quantities that we required. So we turned to Algeria and the Soviet Union for support. Daniel Ortega
[ Algeria Armaments Army Building Came Could Course Cuba Give Kind Limited Manufacture Our Quantities Required Since Soviet Support Turned Union Up Us Very]
Some of these things I saw in foreign films - African films, Cuban films - long before I decided to really go on this course as an actor. I started to think about what values I saw in those films that I wanted to bring to my projects. Danny Glover
[ Actor African Before Bring Course Cuban Decided Films Foreign Go Long Projects Really Saw Some Started These Things Think Those Values Wanted]
The problem was with Bill Clinton, the scandals and rumored scandals, the incubating ones and the dying ones never ended. Whatever moral compass the president was consulting was leading him in the wrong direction. His closets were full of skeletons just waiting to burst out. Louis Freeh
[ Bill Burst Clinton Closets Compass Consulting Direction Dying Ended Full Him His Just Leading Moral Never Ones Out President Problem Rumored Scandals Skeletons Waiting Were Whatever Wrong]
If I have a Sunday free, I'll go up the coast and spend some time on the beach. I scuba dive and swim and sail. A lot of the things I like are around the water. Parker Stevenson
[ Around Beach Coast Dive Free Go Lot Sail Scuba Some Spend Sunday Swim Things Time Up Water]
There's some new evidence that has just come out about the CIA planning terrorist attacks on U.S. soil in the '60s and how they were going to set up Castro for it in order to get America behind a war in Cuba. Aaron McGruder
[ America Attacks Behind Castro Cia Come Cuba Evidence Get Going How Just New Order Out Planning Set Soil Some Terrorist Up War Were]
I think that I've tried many times to get Cuba in my writings, especially Havana, which was once a great and fascinating city. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ City Cuba Especially Fascinating Get Great Havana Many Once Think Times Tried Which Writings]
I'd like to go to Cuba. Elian Gonzalez
[ Cuba Go]
When it comes to musicians, I'm like the daddy of musicians here in Cuba. Compay Segundo
[ Comes Cuba Daddy Here Musicians]
Because he'll take me to Cuba and I don't want to go to Cuba. Elian Gonzalez
[ Because Cuba Go Take Want]
Can you imagine that Cuba and Europe's youth, who had forgotten about traditional music, who only thought of rock music, are now looking back towards their grandparents? That is a phenomenon. Compay Segundo
[ Back Cuba Europe Forgotten Grandparents Had Imagine Looking Music Now Only Phenomenon Rock Their Thought Towards Traditional Youth]
The revenues of Cuban state-run companies are used exclusively for the benefit of the people, to whom they belong. Fidel Castro Politics
[ Belong Benefit Companies Cuban Exclusively Revenues Used Whom]
You know what's nice about Montreal? Not only is it a beautiful city, but you have Cuban cigars. Jamie Farr
[ Beautiful Cigars City Cuban Know Montreal Nice Only]
I am Fidel Castro and we have come to liberate Cuba. Fidel Castro
[ Am Castro Come Cuba Fidel Liberate]
Religion is no more the parent of morality than an incubator is the mother of a chicken. Lemuel K. Washburn
[ Chicken Incubator Morality More Mother Parent Religion Than]
URGE is a grassroots charity. We organized to get some incubators to give to the hospital for the kids. We donate money to orphanages. Ziggy Marley
[ Charity Donate Get Give Grassroots Hospital Kids Money Organized Orphanages Some Urge]
I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain about what the end result would be. On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world; being heard everywhere, and our small island was already producing one of the popular musical genres of the 20th century. Alejo Carpentier
[ Accepted Already Being Century Commission Conquering Cuban End Everywhere Genres Gladly Hand Heard Island Music Musical Our Popular Producing Result Small Uncertain World Would]
Cuban cigars is a big expense because I do smoke a lot of them, eight to 12 a day, so that would be almost as bad as a cocaine habit, a hundred bucks a day. Kinky Friedman
[ Almost Bad Because Big Bucks Cigars Cuban Day Eight Expense Habit Hundred Lot Smoke Them Would]
In Cuba we use our champions to promote the sport. Alberto Juantorena
[ Champions Cuba Our Promote Sport Use]
Cuba ought to be free and independent, and the government should be turned over to the Cuban people. William McKinley
[ Cuba Cuban Free Government Independent Ought Over Should Turned]
Ry Cooder for me is a master, a great master that has a wonderful feel for Cuban music. He's also paid tribute my talent a bit, even though I don't know half of what he knows. Compay Segundo
[ Also Bit Cuban Even Feel Great Half Know Knows Master Music Paid Talent Though Tribute Wonderful]
But the most important thing about that story, which is not often told, is that as a result after the Cuban missile crisis, immediate steps were taken to correct our inability to collect on the movement of nuclear material out of the Soviet Union to other places. David Kay
[ After Collect Correct Crisis Cuban Immediate Important Inability Material Missile Most Movement Nuclear Often Other Our Out Places Result Soviet Steps Story Taken Thing Told Union Were Which]
I might be a Cuban American, but I'm also an Afro-Cuban American. Jon Secada
[ Also American Cuban Might]
There was no testimony of conspiracy - Oswald's efforts to get in touch with the Soviets and with the Cuban Fair Play groups in New York were rebuffed, rebuffed at every step. John Sherman Cooper
[ Conspiracy Cuban Efforts Every Fair Get Groups New Oswald Play Rebuffed Soviets Step Testimony Touch Were York]
The administration's attempt to keep us from selling agricultural products to Cuba is an outrage. Cuba is not a threat. That is why we must do more to open Cuba - not less. Max Baucus
[ Administration Agricultural Attempt Cuba Keep Less More Must Open Outrage Products Selling Threat Us Why]
Ibrahim tells his story without a grain of complaint, and this was true for all of the band members. This is very much part of the Cuban spirit and soul. Wim Wenders
[ Band Complaint Cuban Grain His Members Much Part Soul Spirit Story Tells True Very Without]
The only things that the United States has given to the world are skyscrapers, jazz, and cocktails. That is all. And in Cuba, in our America, they make much better cocktails. Federico Garcia Lorca
[ America Better Cocktails Cuba Given Jazz Make Much Only Our Skyscrapers States Things United World]
We should never suffer Cuba to pass from the hands of Spain to any other European power. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Any Cuba European Hands Never Other Pass Power Should Spain Suffer]
Forty-two years ago, I came to America from communist Cuba so I might have a better way of life, a freer way of life - a more democratic way of life. I wanted to live the American Dream where if you worked hard and put your mind to the task, anything was possible. Mel Martinez
[ Ago America American Anything Better Came Communist Cuba Democratic Dream Freer Hard Life Live Might Mind More Possible Put Task Wanted Way Where Worked Years Your]
I made that decision back in 1985. I was out here getting certified in SCUBA with Garcia in Kona and I thought to myself, this is a place to wake up in in the morning. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Back Certified Decision Garcia Getting Here Made Morning Myself Out Place Scuba Thought Up Wake]
My main point in this regard was to compete for my country and my people and to receive the support of the entire Cuban society, to carry my flag in whatever competition I was in, the Olympic Games, Pan-American Games. Alberto Juantorena
[ Carry Compete Competition Country Cuban Entire Flag Games Main Olympic Point Receive Regard Society Support Whatever]
I come from Cuba. Taxes for me are no big thing. Tony Oliva
[ Big Come Cuba Taxes Thing]
Every band had their own distinctive sound, but it was pretty much dancing music and rhythmic music with a tremendous emphasis on copying the Cuban models. Ruben Blades
[ Band Copying Cuban Dancing Distinctive Emphasis Every Had Models Much Music Own Pretty Rhythmic Sound Their Tremendous]
I sail, scuba dive, play football, basketball. Casper Van Dien
[ Basketball Dive Football Play Sail Scuba]
Well it seems to me, that all real communities grow out of a shared confrontation with survival. Communities are not produced by sentiment or mere goodwill. They grow out of a shared struggle. Our situation in the desert is an incubator for community. Larry Harvey
[ Communities Community Confrontation Desert Goodwill Grow Incubator Mere Our Out Produced Real Seems Sentiment Shared Situation Struggle Survival Well]
As long as Florida remains a swing state, Cuban exiles in Florida will remain a very powerful voting bloc. Joshua A. Tucker
[ Bloc Cuban Exiles Florida Long Powerful Remain Remains State Swing Very Voting Will]
I went to Cuba maybe eight or nine times. Walter Salles
[ Cuba Eight Maybe Nine Times Went]
I always felt that the Cubans were being pushed into the Soviet Bloc by American policy. Lee Harvey Oswald
[ Always American Being Bloc Cubans Felt Into Policy Pushed Soviet Were]
Do not compute the totality of your poultry population until all the manifestations of incubation have been entirely completed. William Jennings Bryan
[ Been Completed Compute Entirely Manifestations Population Poultry Totality Until Your]