Jose Diaz-Balart quotes

  • Donald Trump says, we talked about the wall, but we didn`t talk about who was going to pay for it, not in this meeting. President Pena Nieto doesn`t say or do anything.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Wall #President #Pay

  • I`m not sure that Enrique Pena expected Donald Trump to take him up on his offer to come to Mexico and meet with him in the short period of time that there is between now and the elections.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Mexico #Election #Trump

  • I think that, when Enrique Pena Nieto invited Hillary Clinton and invited Donald Trump to meet with him here in Mexico City, it was a thought that maybe, in the future, whoever won the presidency, during that transition period, or right after, would decide to come and visit Mexico.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Thinking #Cities #Transition

  • I don`t think Enrique Pena Nieto expected [visit]. I don`t think anybody expected it to be so quick, the response [like Donald Trump].
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Thinking #Trump #Response

  • There is a lot of people just shaking their heads and wondering, what was really behind this meeting [of Donald Trump and Enrique Pena] as far as from the president of Mexico.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #People #President #Mexico

  • I think the best explanation is that he [Enrique Pena] threw the offer out there, and just like Hillary Clinton didn`t answer it immediately, still hasn`t, he didn`t expect [Donald]Trump to do it either.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Thinking #Answers #Clinton

  • If you closed your eyes during that [Donald Trump] conference and you didn`t pay attention to who was saying those words, it could have been Jeb Bush saying those words last year, Jeb Bush. It could have been Marco Rubio saying those words last year during the primaries, because that`s the position of, well, those two Floridians, you know, no pathway to citizenship according to Jeb Bush, pathway to citizenship in the long term, according to Marco Rubio, but talking about the need to brush up on the border.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Eye #Talking #Years

  • As a matter of fact if you think about [Donald Trump press conference after visit to Mexico], that could have been may be one of the Gang of Eight, the bipartisan group that in the Senate some years ago passed a bill that said border security. It said thousands of new border guards to deal with the porous border. It talked about a pathway to legalization for the 11 or 12 million undocumented that live in this country.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Country #Thinking #Years

  • A lot of the things that seem to be coming out now [in 2016] could have been written just maybe three years ago by the Gang of Eight or by Jeb Bush.
    -- Jose Diaz-Balart

    #Eight #Years #Three

  • Some people are ok with doing nothing all day after they retire, but then some people if they had nothing to do would go mad and start banging their heads against a wall. .

  • True love has nothing to do with liking someone, agreeing with him or her or being compatible. It is a love of unity, a love of seeing God wearing all the masks, and recognising itself in them all. With this love you can feel the walls of opposition come down naturally in the acknowledgement of deep connection. Not only do the walls of opposition fall, but love is felt for every human being and for life itself.

  • The way to get things out of a government is to back them to the wall, put your hands to their throats, and you will get all they have.

  • We have to confront the very scary fact that the president is a moron. He's really dumb.

  • I pledge to you today that as president, in my first budget, I will introduce the largest increase in special education ever.

  • While President Bush likes to project an image of strength and courage, the real truth is that in the presence of his large financial contributors, he is a moral coward.

  • Whoever is for higher taxes, feel free to pay higher taxes.

  • History is made every day. The challenge is getting everyone to pay attention to it.

  • My only ambition when I came to Hollywood was to pay my rent.

  • Everything shapes you to be the person you are today. Sometimes hard lessons pay off dividends.

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