Quotations that match 'mexican'.

Now they're attracted to one another, but repelled by their ethnic origins, so that there was something to overcome. They had to overcome their own prejudices, which had been imposed by the culture - their own shame at being Mexican and Italian. Robert Towne
[ Another Attracted Been Being Culture Ethnic Had Imposed Italian Mexican Now Origins Overcome Own Prejudices Repelled Shame Something Their Which]
As for the expected boon to the Mexican economy, we have seen none of these gains, and instead we have seen NAFTA's detrimental impact on the Mexican workers. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Boon Detrimental Economy Expected Gains Impact Instead Mexican Nafta None Seen These Workers]
Hopefully I'll be the first Mexican-American going into Hillbilly Heaven. Freddy Fender
[ First Going Heaven Hillbilly Hopefully Into]
I do have a Mexican accent, but that doesn't mean that I'm a Latin vamp. Salma Hayek
[ Accent Latin Mean Mexican]
Mexican immigration poses challenges to our policies and to our identity in a way nothing else has in the past. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Challenges Else Identity Immigration Mexican Nothing Our Past Policies Poses Way]
Mexican Shuffle was a turning point of the Brass. Herb Alpert
[ Brass Mexican Point Shuffle Turning]
I now proceed to demonstrate that the Mexicans are wholly incapable of self-government, and that our liberties, our fortunes and our lives are insecure so long as we are connected with them. William H. Wharton
[ Connected Demonstrate Fortunes Incapable Insecure Liberties Lives Long Mexicans Now Our Proceed Self-Government Them Wholly]
If Jesus was a Jew, how come he has a Mexican first name? Billy Connolly
[ Come First How Jesus Jew Mexican Name]
I have taken part in ceremonies with North American and Mexican shamans, as well as Brazilian ceremonies. Stanislav Grof
[ American Brazilian Ceremonies Mexican North Part Taken Well]
If we're so cruel to minorities, why do they keep coming here? Why aren't they sneaking across the Mexican border to make their way to the Taliban? Ann Coulter
[ Across Border Coming Cruel Here Keep Make Mexican Minorities Sneaking Taliban Their Way Why]
The issue of remittances where we have millions of Mexicans working in the United States sending back dollars. He said they send back 10 billion dollars a year. Tom Tancredo
[ Back Billion Dollars Issue Mexicans Millions Said Send Sending States United Where Working Year]
Any Mexican, would recognise that Mexico was abused, undervalued and downgraded in international circles, most of all by the United States. Adolfo Aguilar Zinser
[ Abused Any Circles International Mexican Mexico Most Recognise States Undervalued United Would]
Everything that is really Mexican is either Aztec or Spanish. Edward Burnett Tylor
[ Either Everything Mexican Really Spanish]
In terms of the revolution, I believe that the revolution will be a revolution of dispossessed people in this country: that's the Mexican American, the Puerto Rican American, the American Indian, and black people. H. Rap Brown
[ American Believe Black Country Dispossessed Indian Mexican Puerto Revolution Rican Terms Will]
In my last I contended that none of those ties which are necessary to bind a people together and make them one, existed between the colonists and Mexicans. William H. Wharton
[ Between Bind Colonists Existed Last Make Mexicans Necessary None Them Those Ties Together Which]
Since NAFTA was put in place, Mexico has lost 1.9 million jobs and most Mexicans' real wages have fallen. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Fallen Jobs Lost Mexicans Mexico Million Most Nafta Place Put Real Since Wages]
I mean, a Mexican boy couldn't be anything else but an Indian. And why did you take the name of Quinn, they used to say to me. Hey, you're an Indian, so I played Indians. Anthony Quinn
[ Anything Boy Did Else Hey Indian Indians Mean Mexican Name Played Quinn Say Take Used Why]
It's just something I've always done. In South Texas, the first guitar you get is a Mexican guitar. And the first one I got, the first thing I did was take it apart. Guy Clark
[ Always Apart Did Done First Get Got Guitar Just Mexican Something South Take Texas Thing]
We would betray Mexicans' hopes for change if we felt satisfied with what we've accomplished so far. Vicente Fox
[ Accomplished Betray Change Far Felt Hopes Mexicans Satisfied Would]
There needs to be more pressure on the Mexican government to stop the drugs and illegal immigrants on their side of the border instead of exporting them to the U.S. Timothy Murphy
[ Border Exporting Government Illegal Immigrants Instead Mexican More Needs Pressure Side Stop Their Them]
And Walker was made with a Mexican crew, although it was shot in Nicaragua. Alex Cox
[ Although Crew Made Mexican Nicaragua Shot Walker]
We are Americans when we go to war, and when we return, we are Mexicans. Dennis Chavez
[ Americans Go Mexicans Return War]
Yeah, Dundee was great. It was a great film. I fell in love with my Mexican wife on Dundee. Sam Peckinpah
[ Fell Film Great Love Mexican Wife Yeah]
I usually say Latina, Mexican-American or American Mexican, and in certain contexts, Chicana, depending on whether my audience understands the term or not. Sandra Cisneros
[ American Audience Certain Contexts Depending Latina Mexican Say Term Understands Usually Whether]
We must safely secure our border by investing in more law enforcement and technology, and receiving cooperation from the Mexican government. Timothy Murphy
[ Border Cooperation Enforcement Government Investing Law Mexican More Must Our Receiving Safely Secure Technology]
Bob Taylor and I playing brothers. And I was a Mexican bandit. And he was the sheriff of the town. And we loved each other. We loved each other very much. Anthony Quinn
[ Bandit Bob Brothers Each Loved Mexican Much Other Playing Sheriff Taylor Town Very]
Cinco de Mayo has come to represent a celebration of the contributions that Mexican Americans and all Hispanics have made to America. Joe Baca
[ America Americans Celebration Come Contributions De Hispanics Made Mayo Mexican Represent]
This is not the first time that Mexican authorities have handed over an Arab from a country with known Al Qaeda connections to a local sheriff across the border. FBI picks them up and disappears. John Culberson
[ Across Al Arab Authorities Border Connections Country Disappears Fbi First Handed Known Local Mexican Over Picks Qaeda Sheriff Them Time Up]
Texas, to be respected must be polite. Santa Anna living, can be of incalculable benefit to Texas; Santa Anna dead, would just be another dead Mexican. Sam Houston
[ Anna Another Benefit Dead Incalculable Just Living Mexican Must Polite Respected Santa Texas Would]
It is our hope that in future discussions with the Mexican government, you will encourage Mexico to do its part to address illegal immigration rather than encourage their citizens to illegally enter the U.S. Elton Gallegly
[ Address Citizens Discussions Encourage Enter Future Government Hope Illegal Illegally Immigration Mexican Mexico Our Part Rather Than Their Will]
Everyone has seen photographs of Mexicans wearing those big sombreros. When you come to Mexico, the astonishing thing is, nobody wears these hats at all. Bruce Beresford
[ Astonishing Big Come Everyone Hats Mexicans Mexico Nobody Photographs Seen These Thing Those Wearing Wears]
Much of what we now consider to be problems concerning immigration and assimilation really concern Mexican immigration and assimilation. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Assimilation Concern Concerning Consider Immigration Mexican Much Now Problems Really]
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]
I've got cousins galore. Mexicans just spread all their seeds. And the women just pop them out. Jessica Alba
[ Cousins Got Just Mexicans Out Pop Seeds Spread Their Them Women]
Aching all over, we reached level ground again, and Mr. Christy withdrew his claims, and agreed that no road anywhere else could possibly be so bad as a Mexican road; a decision which later experiences only served to confirm. Edward Burnett Tylor
[ Aching Again Agreed Anywhere Bad Christy Claims Confirm Could Decision Else Experiences Ground His Later Level Mexican Mr Only Over Possibly Reached Road Served Which Withdrew]
And, of course, millions of us cross the border to work in US homes and gardens and factories and carpentry shops and restaurants, and if you go to a restaurant pretty much anywhere in the United States, the chances are that the dishes will be washed by a Mexican. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Anywhere Border Carpentry Chances Course Cross Dishes Factories Gardens Go Homes Mexican Millions Much Pretty Restaurant Restaurants Shops States United Us Washed Will Work]
There's no doubt that Mexican men and women full of dignity, willpower and a capacity for work are doing the work that not even blacks want to do in the United States. Vicente Fox
[ Blacks Capacity Dignity Doing Doubt Even Full Men Mexican States United Want Willpower Women Work]
In addition to the dread of Indians, Texas held out no inducements for Mexican emigrants. William H. Wharton
[ Addition Dread Emigrants Held Indians Mexican Out Texas]
BUT, in terms of attractiveness, speaking in terms of physical aspects only I think that Argentinean, Italian, Mexican, and Spanish men are among the most attractive men. Alicia Machado
[ Among Argentinean Aspects Attractive Attractiveness Italian Men Mexican Most Only Physical Spanish Speaking Terms Think]
At the beginning, Lincoln was so inexperienced he had reverence for military expertise, not realizing that there wasn't any military expertise, that the most anybody had commanded up to that point had been somebody, some troops in the Mexican War, and it had been years ago. David Herbert Donald
[ Ago Any Anybody Been Beginning Commanded Expertise Had Inexperienced Lincoln Mexican Military Most Point Realizing Reverence Some Somebody Troops Up War Years]
More than one-third of Mexicans in the United States own property in Mexico, nearly 80 percent send money home and 25 percent have a spouse in Mexico. Assimilation and becoming an American citizen are not the objective for many of them. John Shadegg
[ American Assimilation Becoming Citizen Home Many Mexicans Mexico Money More Nearly Objective One-Third Own Percent Property Send Spouse States Than Them United]
Rather than improving the wealth of their own nation, the Mexican government encourages its poor to come to the U.S. and send money home. Timothy Murphy
[ Come Encourages Government Home Improving Mexican Money Nation Own Poor Rather Send Than Their Wealth]
Amnesty International continues to report that extra judicial tortures and murders continue. This is not democracy that we are exporting to Mexico, and this is certainly not what the Mexican workers signed up for. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Amnesty Certainly Continue Continues Democracy Exporting Extra International Judicial Mexican Mexico Murders Report Signed Tortures Up Workers]
The White House looked into a plan that would allow illegal immigrants to stay in the United States. The plan called for a million Mexicans to marry a million of our ugliest citizens. Dennis Miller
[ Allow Called Citizens House Illegal Immigrants Into Looked Marry Mexicans Million Our Plan States Stay Ugliest United White Would]
First of all, just knowing people who grew up in the movie business at that time, no one had Mexican maids. Bill Condon
[ Business First Grew Had Just Knowing Maids Mexican Movie Time Up]
What I wonder is what would happen in California, say, if all the Mexicans left from one day to the next? Alma Guillermoprieto
[ California Day Happen Left Mexicans Next Say Wonder Would]
People thought me a bit strange at first; a blond haired, blue-eyed Norwegian who sang Mexican folk songs, but I used it to my advantage and got a job. And so the music became my ticket to education. David Soul
[ Advantage Became Bit Blond Blue-Eyed Education First Folk Got Job Mexican Music Norwegian Sang Songs Strange Thought Ticket Used]
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]
Average real wages in Mexican manufacturing are lower than they were 10 years ago, if you can believe that. Stephen F. Lynch
[ Ago Average Believe Lower Manufacturing Mexican Real Than Wages Were Years]
California is full of Mexican culture and Mexican music. Harry Dean Stanton
[ California Culture Full Mexican Music]
We must curtail the flow of illegal immigrants across the Mexican border. Zach Wamp
[ Across Border Curtail Flow Illegal Immigrants Mexican Must]
I lost 30 pounds to play my character in 'The Mexican', but people don't take to skinny mafia men, and I don't feel right when I'm thin. James Gandolfini
[ Character Feel Lost Mafia Men Mexican Play Pounds Right Skinny Take Thin]
I always felt I was living in two worlds. One was the Mexican world, because nearly everybody I knew, relatives and cousins and kids in the neighbourhood, were Mexican. Then school was a different world. It was ethnically mixed. Gilbert Hernandez
[ Always Because Cousins Different Ethnically Everybody Felt Kids Knew Living Mexican Mixed Nearly Neighbourhood Relatives School Then Two Were World Worlds]
So, you know, I always say that I'm a Mexican, but if I had to be a citizen of anywhere else, I'd be a citizen of Manhattan. I feel very much a New Yorker. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Always Anywhere Citizen Else Feel Had Know Manhattan Mexican Much New Say Very Yorker]
In the name of the United States and President Bush, I want to thank the Mexican people, President Fox and his government for their friendship. Tony Garza
[ Bush Fox Friendship Government His Mexican Name President States Thank Their United Want]