Mexico quotes

  • The Presidents Woodruff and Smith both said they were willing for such a ceremony to occur, if done in Mexico, and Pres. Woodruff promised the Lord's blessing to follow such an act.
    -- Abraham H. Cannon

    #Blessing #President #Mexico

  • Got no place to go, but there's a girl waitin' for me down in Mexico. She got a bottle of tequila, a bottle of gin, and if I bring a little music, I could fit right in...
    -- Adam Duritz

    #Girl #Mexico #Bottles

  • Until we have a legitimate labor market between Mexico and the United States, people will attempt to come here to work.
    -- Alan Bersin

    #People #United States #Mexico

  • Yeah, I'd be happy to go back to Mexico or Japan to make another film.
    -- Alex Cox

    #Japan #Mexico #Film

  • I live in Santa Fe, New Mexico. And I travel a tremendous amount. I'm in New York and California a lot, but then also I like faraway places a lot.
    -- Ali MacGraw

    #New York #California #Mexico

  • The most that somebody in Mexico City will get paid for a job in construction is 100 pesos a day.
    -- Alma Guillermoprieto

    #Jobs #Cities #Mexico

  • Mexico. Melancholy, profoundly right and wrong, it embraces as it strangulates.
    -- Ana Castillo

    #Mexico #Melancholy #Embrace

  • Oh, the Irish were building the railroads down through Mexico, through Chihuahua. They finished the railroads when they finished out in the West Coast, and they went down and put the trains into Mexico.
    -- Anthony Quinn

    #Railroads #Mexico #West Coast

  • The United States and Mexico are trapped - economically, culturally, politically and because of drug crime - in the same continent.
    -- Barry McCaffrey

    #Drug #United States #Mexico

  • Extremely disappointed that corruption may have reached such a level in Mexico.
    -- Barry McCaffrey

    #Mexico #Levels #May

  • Someone handed me Mexico City Blues in St. Paul [Minnesota] in 1959 and it blew my mind. It was the first poetry that spoke my own language.
    -- Bob Dylan

    #Cities #Mind #Mexico

  • In high school, I loved history. I also loved cosmography, algebra. Mexico is so rich in culture and history, and I have always enjoyed that.
    -- Carlos Slim

    #School #Mexico #Culture

  • I met Jeb Bush in 1971 in my hometown in Mexico. We dated for three years back and forth. Then, after three years, he proposed to me.
    -- Columba Bush

    #Years #Three #Mexico

  • The American Southwest seems to be slowly returning to the jurisdiction of Mexico without firing a single shot.
    -- Cruz Bustamante

    #Mexico #Shots

  • There are a few Chinese smuggled in over the borders of British Columbia on the north and Mexico on the south.
    -- Denis Kearney

    #Chinese #Borders #Mexico

  • The journey and excursions in Mexico which have originated the narrative and remarks contained in this volume were made in the months of March, April, May, and June of 1856, for the most part on horseback.
    -- Edward Burnett Tylor

    #Journey #June #Mexico

  • The plateau of Mexico is 8,000 feet high, and that of Puebla 9,000 feet.
    -- Edward Burnett Tylor

    #Feet #Mexico

  • During the Tertiary period the whole valley of Mexico was one great lake.
    -- Edward Burnett Tylor

    #Lakes #Valleys #Mexico

  • We were very kindly received by the English merchants to whom my companion had letters, and we set ourselves to learn what was the real state of things in Mexico.
    -- Edward Burnett Tylor

    #Real #Mexico #Letters

  • Mexico urgently needs a series of structural reforms that will detonate its true economic potential for once and generate more public welfare.
    -- Enrique Pena Nieto

    #Reform #Needs #Mexico

  • Each dollar Mexico exports to the U.S. has a content of American production of 40.
    -- Enrique Pena Nieto

    #Dollars #Mexico

  • Today, our planet demands a more effective, efficient, transparent and representative United Nations; a UN where all societies of the world have greater participation. The UN must then, dare to change in order to improve. In Mexico, we firmly believe that the UN has all the powers to be more daring and to renovate itself.
    -- Enrique Pena Nieto

    #Believe #Order #Mexico

  • I'm not going to work so that Pena Nieto is the best known or most recognized in the world. I'm going to work so that Mexico has results.
    -- Enrique Pena Nieto

    #Mexico #World #Results

  • They do the soaps differently in Mexico. You just have to know the storyline and not memorize the lines. There would be someone feeding you lines while you were performing.
    -- Erik Estrada

    #Would Be #Mexico #Lines

  • I never knew I was a surrealist till Andre Breton came to Mexico and told me I was.
    -- Frida Kahlo

    #Mexico #Surrealist

  • We have a documentary film festival in Mexico. It's really original. It's called Ambulante, and it's a film festival that travels around several cities in Mexico.
    -- Gael Garcia Bernal

    #Cities #Mexico #Festivals

  • I didn't know I wanted to do films until I started to do them. Very few films are made in Mexico and film-making belonged to a very specific group, a clique.
    -- Gael Garcia Bernal

    #Groups #Mexico #Film

  • In Mexico you have death very close. That's true for all human beings because it's a part of life, but in Mexico, death can be found in many things.
    -- Gael Garcia Bernal

    #Mexico #Found #Parts Of Life

  • Many artists in Mexico fight to be the Latina Madonna. I don't want that! Never! Maybe she's the American Gloria Trevi!
    -- Gloria Trevi

    #Fighting #Artist #Mexico

  • My life would be in danger if I return to Mexico.
    -- Gloria Trevi

    #Would Be #Mexico #Return

  • I've always thought Mexico City was incredibly dynamic.
    -- Greg Kinnear

    #Cities #Mexico

  • New Mexico has been, in the past, a swing state.
    -- Heather Wilson

    #Past #Swings #Mexico

  • The H-1B visa program which helps sustain our rapidly growing economy and also helps meet the health care needs of families living in rural New Mexico.
    -- Heather Wilson

    #Mexico #Growing #Care

  • I was taken in by the bravado and the sounds of Mexico... not so much the music, but the spirit.
    -- Herb Alpert

    #Taken #Sound #Mexico

  • Is it in our national interest to overheat the planet? That's the question Obama faces in deciding whether to approve Keystone XL, a 2,000-mile-long pipeline that will bring 500,000 barrels of tar-sand oil from Canada to oil refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.
    -- Jeff Goodell

    #Oil #Long #Mexico

  • Secretly, the Bush administration is pursuing a policy to expand NAFTA politically, setting the stage for a North American Union designed to encompass the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. What the Bush administration truly wants is the free, unimpeded movement of people across open borders with Mexico and Canada.
    -- Jerome Corsi

    #People #Borders #Mexico

  • I like surfing in Mexico a whole lot better than sitting with people in Washington that I don't even like.
    -- Jesse Ventura

    #People #Surfing #Mexico

  • I live in Mexico in the wintertime, and I live off the grid down there.
    -- Jesse Ventura

    #Mexico #Grids #Wintertime

  • A woman in Mexico wanted me to heal her. But I can't heal anybody. I just put my hand on her and said, 'Thank you for seeing the film.'
    -- Jim Caviezel

    #Thank You #Hands #Mexico

  • Every year thousands of Americans mistakenly refer to Cinco de Mayo as Mexico's Independence Day.
    -- Joe Baca

    #Years #Independence #Mexico

  • A recent Pew Hispanic survey found that more than 70 percent of illegal immigrants from Mexico are interested in a guest-worker program and then returning home.
    -- John Shadegg

    #Home #Mexico #Guests

  • I will be the first woman president of Mexico in history.
    -- Josefina Vazquez Mota

    #President #Mexico #Firsts

  • Today I'm committed to take care of your families like I've taken care of mine. I want to make Mexico the best country to live in.
    -- Josefina Vazquez Mota

    #Country #Taken #Mexico

  • I want to make Mexico the best country to live in.
    -- Josefina Vazquez Mota

    #Country #Mexico #Want

  • Everything balled up into one: Beat Mexico and qualify. There's no better scenario.
    -- Landon Donovan

    #Mexico #Beats

  • I may buy the Alamo and give it back to Mexico.
    -- Lee Trevino

    #Golf #Giving #Mexico

  • In Mexico an air conditioner is called a politician because it makes a lot of noise but doesn't work very well.
    -- Len Deighton

    #Air #Mexico #Noise

  • All calculations based on experience elsewhere, fail in New Mexico.
    -- Lew Wallace

    #Mexico #Failing #Elsewhere

  • My grandparents are from Mexico, so I grew up with great Mexican food.
    -- M. Ward

    #Grandparent #Mexican #Mexico

  • Mexico is a safe, as well as a beautiful and warmly gracious, place to visit.
    -- Margaret Chan

    #Beautiful #Mexico #Safe

  • We host some trips all over the world. We go to Alaska. We go to Mexico. We're going to Venezuela in December. We've been to Russia, all in conjunction with the radio show.
    -- Martin Milner

    #Alaska #Russia #Mexico

  • I feel absolutely no threat or fear in Mexico City.
    -- Michael Nyman

    #Cities #Mexico #Threat

  • If nominated, I shall run to Mexico. If elected, I shall fight extradition.
    -- Mo Udall

    #Running #Fighting #Mexico

  • I have a lot of respect for Mexico.
    -- Nonito Donaire


  • Mexico was conquered more by manipulation of myth and archetype.
    -- Norman Spinrad

    #Manipulation #Mexico #Myth

  • Not like I need an excuse to enjoy a Moscow mule, but this tray and six-mug set, handmade in Mexico with hammered recycled copper, makes cocktail hour extra special.
    -- Oprah Winfrey

    #Special #Needs #Mexico

  • This ability to have reliable sources of energy and a reliable transmission of energy here in North America is critical for both of us and for Mexico as we want to keep our economies growing.
    -- Paul Cellucci

    #America #Mexico #Growing

  • I was born in Mexico, I am from Mexico City.
    -- Paulina Rubio

    #Cities #Mexico #Born

  • We don't want crimes committed in New Mexico falling through the cracks. This legislation ensures that there is no area of our state where crimes can be committed without consequence.
    -- Pete Domenici

    #Fall #Mexico #Want

  • Jesse Marcel's unproven story was now primetime mythology. This remote New Mexico town had hit the jackpot. It didn't matter that there wasn't a shred of credible evidence to support the claim that a flying saucer crashed here. It didn't matter that there were no credible witnesses to alien bodies.
    -- Peter Jennings

    #Support #Flying #Mexico

  • Poor Mexico. So far from God and so close to the United States.
    -- Porfirio Diaz

    #Mexico #United States #Poor

  • Nothing ever happens in Mexico until it happens.
    -- Porfirio Diaz


  • On my recent trip to the Mexico border, Border Patrol agents in California told me they have arrested the same coyotes 20 times, but they are not prosecuted.
    -- Ric Keller

    #Journey #California #Mexico

  • Mexico was most powerfully my father's smile and not, as you might otherwise imagine, not language, not pigment.
    -- Richard Rodriguez

    #Father #Justice #Mexico

  • People talk about immigration, but they won't talk about the corruption that actually exists between Mexico and the U.S.
    -- Robert Rodriguez

    #People #Immigration #Mexico

  • Mexico has many more kidnappings than the United States. The U.S. has very few kidnappings.The reason is, in the United States, we don't pay ransom. We turn it over to the FBI. They catch the person. And then, of course, we used to have the death penalty for it. Now it's life in prison. In Mexico, everybody pays. It's a business...
    -- Rudy Giuliani

    #Mexico #Ransom #Pay

  • Los Angeles is not Mexico City, but we have many fine nightclubs and restaurants here. It is enough. One must not aim too high.
    -- Ry Cooder

    #Cities #Mexico #Los Angeles

  • Since NAFTA was put in place, Mexico has lost 1.9 million jobs and most Mexicans' real wages have fallen.
    -- Stephen F. Lynch

    #Jobs #Real #Mexico

  • 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

    #Mexican #Democracy #Mexico

  • I've always known that my father's father and grandfather and grandmother were from Mexico. I've never denied it. I've always said it.
    -- Susana Martinez

    #Father #Grandmother #Mexico

  • New Mexico is an environment where we are open for business.
    -- Susana Martinez

    #Mexico #Environment

  • In New Mexico, I inherited the largest structural deficit in state history, and our legislature is controlled by Democrats. We don't always agree, but we came together in a bipartisan manner and turned that deficit into a surplus. And we did it without raising taxes.
    -- Susana Martinez

    #Together #Mexico #Legislature

  • I'm just looking for a little mystery in life... like things you can't explain. Like, you go to Mexico, they tell you don't drink the water. You go to any diner here, who brings you the water? It's a mystery.
    -- Ted Alexandro

    #Funny #Water #Mexico

  • Down to my last dime and coming apart at the seams. I'm messed up in Mexico, living on refried dreams.
    -- Tim McGraw

    #Dream #Mexico #Lasts

  • New Mexico is full of brave men and women who have dedicated their lives to service.
    -- Tom Udall

    #Men #Brave #Mexico

  • My father was raised in the mountains of New Mexico, and he picked cotton for a dollar a day. He was working for the family from the time he was 7.
    -- Val Kilmer

    #Father #Mountain #Mexico

  • Mexico extends beyond its borders.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Mexico #Immigration #Borders

  • First, to begin with, Mexico is North American; the one that is using wrong the term is United States. United States is not North America. North America is Mexico, United States, and Canada.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #America #Mexico #Canada

  • The real end winner of NAFTA is going to be Mexico because we have the human capital. We have that resource that is vital to the success of the U.S. economy.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Real #Mexico #Winner

  • I believe that work can be done on security; in combating terrorism in Mexico we have done our part in this area. But at the same time, the world must continue working.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Believe #Mexico #Done

  • I think it's very important that the United States keeps out of the local electoral process in Mexico.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Thinking #Important #Mexico

  • Mexico doesn't deserve what has happened to us. A democratic change is urgent, a change that will permit us to stop being a loser country.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Country #Mexico #Loser

  • We have dignity in Mexico and we have to put a stop to anybody who offends the dignity of Mexico or its institutions.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Mexico #Dignity #Institutions

  • We are not going to build a pressure in Mexico. We're not building walls to retain our people.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Wall #People #Mexico

  • Usually Mexico, or always Mexico has defended itself and its territory.
    -- Vicente Fox

    #Mexico #Territory

  • I speak on due consideration because Britain, France, and Mexico, have abolished slavery, and all other European states are preparing to abolish it as speedily as they can.
    -- William H. Seward

    #Slavery #France #Mexico

  • Maybe I'm the badass lady who rids Mexico of drugs, of oppression and illiteracy.
    -- Andrea Suarez Paz

    #Badass #Drug #Mexico

  • I am a woman and I am from Mexico, that is true. I am an artist, that is also true. When I work, I hope I'm not a woman from Mexico but an artist in body and spirit.
    -- Andrea Suarez Paz

    #Artist #Mexico #Body

  • Mexico is offering a $3.8 million reward for information leading to the capture of the escaped billionaire drug lord, El Chapo. Mexico said they'll get the money by borrowing it from El Chapo.
    -- Conan O'Brien

    #Offering #Drug #Mexico

  • Mexico's No. 1 drug lord has escaped from prison and may be headed to the U.S. So Donald Trump was wrong. They ARE sending us their best.
    -- Conan O'Brien

    #Drug #Mexico #May

  • I grew up in a highly Hispanic neighborhood. It was very rare to find any race other than Mexicans. I feel very comfortable around Spanish speakers and people from Mexico and people who don't always feel comfortable living in the U.S. because they are in fear of being deported.
    -- Emily Rios

    #Race #People #Mexico

  • The war in Iraq is still going on. The British are helping. Mexico wants to help, but they need a ride over there.
    -- Felipe Esparza

    #War #Iraq #Mexico

  • I better start doing stand up comedy in Spanish before every comedian in Mexico translates my jokes.
    -- Felipe Esparza

    #Comedian #Mexico #Comedy

  • I love my dad. He used to be a professional wrestler in Mexico. So it was cool growing up with him, because when he hit us, he didn't really hit us.
    -- Felipe Esparza

    #Growing Up #Dad #Mexico

  • I just came back from - with Trump when I endorsed him in Iowa, in Marshalltown, a little town - 27,000 - have a lot of Hispanics working there from Mexico in a private business, so they're still here. I'm not saying they're here illegally but they still come and they work, make money for their families, send the money back to Mexico or whatever, so it's a big problem.
    -- Joe Arpaio

    #Iowa #Mexico #Littles

  • If you mention what he said about rapists from Mexico, there are some that come over - I can prove that with how many I have in the jail system - but I don't think Donald Trump meant that everybody coming over are rapists. Come on, he knows that and I know that.
    -- Joe Arpaio

    #Thinking #Jail #Mexico

  • 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

  • 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 started in movies in Mexico and started doing telenovelas in Mexico. American Family was the first thing I did in English.
    -- Kate del Castillo

    #Mexico #Firsts #American Family

  • I lived in New Mexico until I was seventeen, and honestly I've been homesick ever since I left.
    -- Liza Campbell

    #Mexico #Homesick #Honestly