Colombian Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Alvaro Uribe” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one can feel as the owner of the country and no one can feel excluded from the right of property. We must all suffer Colombia.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Barbet Schroeder” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombian humor is very black, very sarcastic.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Barry McCaffrey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombia is in a risky position. They’ve got a peace process that’s going nowhere, and a drug production problem that’s skyrocketing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Daniel George” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fly, swift winged fame, the news proclaim. From shore to shore let cannons roar. and joyful voices shout Columbia’s name. Shout Columbia’s name.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Robbins” float=”none” width=”100%”]Although Colombia is known for its violence and corruption, it remains one of the most beautiful places in the world and possesses a beauty that is not subject to the will or violence of man.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Robbins” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombia’s heritage has made it one of the world’s most linguistically diverse nations and a variety of ethnicities are represented in the country.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David T. Shaw” float=”none” width=”100%”]O, Columbia the gem of the ocean. The home of the brave and the free. The shrine of each patriot’s devotion. A world offers homage to thee.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Diane Guerrero” float=”none” width=”100%”]Anybody who lives in Colombia knows that if you don’t have any money – I tell you what – you don’t have many options.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Roskelley” float=”none” width=”100%”]But I felt as though I still didn’t know the Columbia,— where it goes when it’s out of sight; who benefits from its power and size; why we think we can pollute the carotid artery of this land; and what we have done to preserve the river’s soul after two hundred years of use and abuse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Juan Manuel Santos” float=”none” width=”100%”]For decades, Colombia has been accused of being the world’s principal provider of cocaine. If this comes to an end, it would be a dramatic change for our country – which has been suffering more than any other from the consequences of drug-trafficking.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Juan Manuel Santos” float=”none” width=”100%”]The Colombian economy is very strong. We have one of the highest rates of growth in Latin America.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lonely Planet” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombia’s varied terrain is fertile ground for outdoor adventures to dive, climb, raft, trek, and soar.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maluma” float=”none” width=”100%”]In Colombia, we have a lot of passion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mariana Velez” float=”none” width=”100%”]Although Colombians are very kind and always willing to help, there are a lot of limitations when it comes to communication in a different language.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Farquhar Tupper” float=”none” width=”100%”]Columbia, child of Britain,— noblest child! / I praise the growing lustre of thy worth,/ And fain would see thy great heart reconciled / To love a mother of so blest a birth:/ For we are one, Columbia! still the same / In lineage, language, laws, and ancient fame,/ The natural nobility of earth. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Farquhar Tupper” float=”none” width=”100%”]We live again, Columbia! yea once more / Unto a thousand generations live,/ The mother in the child; to all the West / Through thee shall we earth’s choicest blessings give,/ Even as our Orient world in us is blessed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nina Garcia” float=”none” width=”100%”]In Colombia, where I was born and raised, women like my mother considered their appearance and personal grooming a matter of principle. There was never an occasion where she didn’t show up looking picture-perfect.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Patricia McCausland-Gallo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombia is a country of celebration and queens. We have festivities for almost every occasion you can think of, both religious and not.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Patricia McCausland-Gallo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombians have no restrictions on coffee drinking for children— I remember as a young child drinking a cup of cafe con leche (coffee with milk) with eggs and fruit as breakfast before going to school.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Patricia McCausland-Gallo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Corn and cacao beans are staples throughout the basic Colombian diet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Patricia McCausland-Gallo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Rich and intense, yet soft and mild, perfection is reached in every grain of Colombian coffee.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Theroux” float=”none” width=”100%”]The Colombians are good-tempered people. They are used to waiting for buses that are late, used to riding buses and trains that do not arrive.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter Low” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombian Spanish is often touted as being the most ‘neutral’ version of the language in the world.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shakira” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombia is not how people think it is. We used to eat fish every Sunday at the beach. In the town where I grew up, people did not tell lies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shakira” float=”none” width=”100%”]In Colombia, education is sometimes considered a luxury, not a human right. And it’s not a priority in the agendas of many leaders.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sofia Vergara” float=”none” width=”100%”]Well, in Colombia everybody’s very voluptuous, and you’re supposed to be. You don’t want to be skinny when all of your cousins are mermaids. You grow up thinking that’s how beauty is.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Holland” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colombia is so different to what I know, and every aspect of the country is different to England, and I loved it. I loved the culture and the food, and the coffee was amazing. The place that we were was stunning, and it really was quite an amazing experience to film out there.[/wpsm_quote]