Quotes by Puerto Rican authors


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"I admire them for making their way up and opening new opportunities for other Latin newcomers. Latinos have come a long way and the roles and opportunities just seem to be improving"
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"Go learn the language. Go take some acting lessons. Start from zero like everybody else"
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"New York doesn't care who you are or where you came from"
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"I love what I do. When a month goes by and I'm not working, I'm miserable"
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"I thought it would be easy. I thought it'd take me one year to be Salma Hayek"
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"I came here when I was almost 22. I'm perfectly bilingual, but I'm never going to sound like Sandra Bullock"
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"Golf is the only sport that a professional can enjoy playing with his friends"
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"When a man retires, his wife gets twice the husband but only half the income"
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"Golf is a thinking man's game. You can have all the shots in the bag, but if you don't know what to do with them, you've got troubles"
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"The sweetest two words are 'next time.' The sourest word is 'if.'"
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"No one has as much luck around the greens as one who practices a lot"
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"When Lee and Jack win, it is good for golf. When I win, it is better"
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"Only fools live in the past or carry envy to the present"
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"I'm getting so old, I don't even buy green bananas anymore"
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"I read the greens in Spanish, but putt in English"
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"If I would be happy, I would be a very bad ball player. With me, when I get mad, it puts energy in my body"
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"I am convinced that God wanted me to be a baseball player"
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"Baseball has been very good to me"
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"I am more valuable to my team hitting .330 then swinging for home runs"
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"But some people act like they think I live in the jungle someplace"
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"To the people here, we are outsiders. Foreigners"
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"I want to be remembered as a ballplayer who gave all I had to give"
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"The show did go on, but came very close to not going on at all"
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"I've wanted to be an actor ever since I was a little boy"
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"My hairdresser and I found ourselves shopping at Bloomingdale's with nothing to do for days"
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"My biggest regret is that I didn't teach my two children how to speak Spanish"
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"After about 15 minutes, you feel that you're winning them over"
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"I love the challenge of show business. It keeps me on my toes"