Authors that match 'cuban'.Mark Cuban American Businessman (1958-)
Quotations that match 'cuban'.The revenues of Cuban state-run companies are used exclusively for the benefit of the people, to whom they belong. Politics
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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.
[ Accepted Already Being Century Commission Conquering Cuban End Everywhere Genres Gladly Hand Heard Island Music Musical Our Popular Producing Result Small Uncertain World Would]
Cuba ought to be free and independent, and the government should be turned over to the Cuban people.
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You know what's nice about Montreal? Not only is it a beautiful city, but you have Cuban cigars.
[ Beautiful Cigars City Cuban Know Montreal Nice Only]
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.
[ Been Childhood Cuban Daily During Extremely Fidel Had Havana History Long Looking News Now Part Power Realized Revolution Seems Started Think Traveled Years]
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.
[ Band Complaint Cuban Grain His Members Much Part Soul Spirit Story Tells True Very Without]
As long as Florida remains a swing state, Cuban exiles in Florida will remain a very powerful voting bloc.
[ Bloc Cuban Exiles Florida Long Powerful Remain Remains State Swing Very Voting Will]
Cubans are frantic when it comes to appreciating music.
[ Appreciating Comes Cubans Frantic Music]
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.
[ Between Cuban Cubans Difference Fact Hands Immediately Mexicans Moves Pronounced Recognizable Speaks Way]
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.
[ Almost Bad Because Big Bucks Cigars Cuban Day Eight Expense Habit Hundred Lot Smoke Them Would]
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.
[ Also Bit Cuban Even Feel Great Half Know Knows Master Music Paid Talent Though Tribute Wonderful]
The Cuban people have an amazingly strong and unbroken spirit.
[ Amazingly Cuban Spirit Strong Unbroken]
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.
[ Canal Cause Cubans Done Draft Enough Extended Extension Had Kennedy Made Meant Missiles Ones Only Time Two Volunteered Which Would Years]
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.
[ After Always Continent Cuban Daily European Faith Final Five Had Impose Less Music Our Own Rejoice Struggle Success Than Those Triumph Years]
I always felt that the Cubans were being pushed into the Soviet Bloc by American policy.
[ Always American Being Bloc Cubans Felt Into Policy Pushed Soviet Were]
It happened in Miami, in Coral Gables, a great big ol' Cuban wedding. It was pretty intense.
[ Big Coral Cuban Great Happened Intense Miami Ol Pretty Wedding]
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.
[ Close Crisis Cuban Did During Enough Facts How Knew Know Learned Life Make Missile Moment Most October Only Recently Terrifying Tremble War Were]
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?
[ Achieve Avoided Been Bush Crisis Cuban During Had Kennedy Look Managed Missile Nuclear President Think War Would]
My parents were founders of the Cuban Communist Party, and I grew up extremely poor.
[ Communist Cuban Extremely Founders Grew Parents Party Poor Up Were]
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.
[ Actor African Before Bring Course Cuban Decided Films Foreign Go Long Projects Really Saw Some Started These Things Think Those Values Wanted]
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.
[ Carry Compete Competition Country Cuban Entire Flag Games Main Olympic Point Receive Regard Society Support Whatever]
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.
[ Acts Country Cuban Far Freedom Government Interests Irresponsible More National Really Region Remind Security Stability States Than Time United Us]
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.
[ Conspiracy Cuban Efforts Every Fair Get Groups New Oswald Play Rebuffed Soviets Step Testimony Touch Were York]
The roots of Cuban music are in my head.
[ Cuban Head Music Roots]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Band Copying Cuban Dancing Distinctive Emphasis Every Had Models Much Music Own Pretty Rhythmic Sound Their Tremendous]
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.
[ 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.
[ Also American Cuban Might]