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As an Italian-American, I have a special responsibility
by Al D'Amato

As an Italian-American, I have a special responsibility
to be sensitive to ethnic stereotypes.
- Al D'Amato

You have to go to where you can make money,
and you see in the service area, in the technological area,
those are the areas where we're going to create jobs.
- Al D'Amato

The fact is that the economy is really posed for the
kind of recovery that people can see and understand.
- Al D'Amato

We've got to win this battle, and we will.
We have to win the peace.
- Al D'Amato

 

Those allies who failed to join us will regret it.
They're making a mistake.
- Al D'Amato

Now the fact that terrorists throughout the world see
this as an opportunity to defeat the United States,
we have to be - and every Democratic candidate,
even those who opposed us going in, now say we just
simply can't cut and run.
- Al D'Amato

No.
1, Halliburton.
Certainly, if they've overcharged they should be whacked and whacked good,
but the idea that the vice president somehow is involved in this,
whether they got contracts because of him,
that's nonsense.
- Al D'Amato

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I do love Italian food.
Any kind of pasta or pizza.
My new pig out food is Indian food.
I eat Indian food like three times a week.
It's so good.
- Jennifer Love Hewitt

I always knew that food and wine were vital,
with my mother being Italian and a good cook.
- Robert Mondavi

Well, the Communists at that moment were very strong
in Italy and the Italian Communist Party was the biggest
Communist Party outside Soviet Union,
there's no doubt about that.
- Gianni Agnelli

The passion of the Italian or the Italian-American
population is endless for food and lore and everything about it.
- Mario Batali

I'm totally Italian, but I'm not a diva.
If you could see the way I'm dressed in daily life,
that's not a diva.
Appearances are so not important to me.
- Patti LuPone

Watching Italian opera, all those male sopranos screeching,
stupid fat couples rolling their eyes about.
That's not love, it's just rubbish.
- Peter Shaffer

In Italy, I had an Afro, and a lot of the kids came up and felt my hair.
It really was funny.
I wish I had understood Italian.
- Sugar Ray Leonard

My parents were both from extremely different backgrounds.
My father's Italian, my mother was of Swedish descent.
They're both first-generation Americans.
- Susan Lucci

My Roman girlfriend translates bits from Italian into English.
It is sublime.
- Francesca da Rimini

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

Last night, two men tried to force my shutters.
I recognized them: they are two of Rodin's Italian models.
He told them to kill me.
I am in his way; he wants to get rid of me.
- Camille Claudel

In Italian there is an expression: We don't sleep on the fame.
- Donatella Versace

Life is too short, and I'm Italian.
I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0.
- Sophia Bush

We are offering to the American public a line of delicious Italian-American foods.
They will be available through the Internet,
shopping networks and national store distribution.
- Rocco DiSpirito

The Italian economy is certainly the weakest of the big European countries.
- Romano Prodi

Very few of the early Italian humanists were really humane.
- Irving Babbitt

Italian men do appreciate beautiful women.
They're not afraid of the beauty, which is nice.
- Eva Herzigova

The crew, like all Italian crews, was generous,
warm, and enthusiastic.
- Barbara Steele

I think the set looks great.
It's kind of like Battlestar Galactica meets like the Italian furniture fair.
- Thom Filicia

I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women,
French to men and German to my horse.
- King Charles V

Not unless I do all these ancient and Italian or French
or Baroque in the beginnning,
I do German.
- Victoria de los Angeles

I would like just one time to be on the cover of Italian Vogue.
- Adriana Lima

The lucky thing was that I was Italian;
when the other Italians saw me fight back,
they came to my defence.
- Gregory Corso

Belladonna, n.: In Italian a beautiful lady;
in English a deadly poison.
A striking example of the essential identity of the two tongues.
- Ambrose Bierce

For an Italian peasant a telegram from anywhere is a wondrous thing;
and a cable from the terrestrial paradise of America
is not lightly to be disregarded.
- Howard K. Smith

I am not 100% English, I am actually part Italian and even part Hungarian.
Therefore I feel very much part of Europe both in my upbringing and outlook.
- Bruce Bennett

I'm going to do an adaptation of the Italian film,
Bread and Tulips.
I really like that film.
- Norman Jewison

When I make an American movie it's going to come out
all over the world-it doesn't happen the same way for
an Italian film or a French film.
- Monica Bellucci

My favorite kitchen was the Japanese and the Italian kitchen.
- Karl Lagerfeld

We were raised in an Italian-American household,
although we didn't speak Italian in the house.
We were very proud of being Italian,
and had Italian music,
ate Italian food.
- Francis Ford Coppola

Once you understand the foundations of cooking -
whatever kind you like,
whether it's French or Italian or Japanese -
you really don't need a cookbook anymore.
- Thomas Keller

I followed an Italian manager and it cannot be easy
when you follow a manager who thinks very differently.
- Jose Mourinho

There are lots of wonderful old Italian actors.
You don't need to take an Egyptian to play an Italian actor.
- Omar Sharif

I especially love French, Italian and Japanese cuisines.
- Eva Herzigova

My parents are Italian and British.
They live in Berkeley now - we all moved there four years ago.
- Claire Forlani

My father was an American who could cuss in Italian
and make an aria out of it.
It was wonderful to watch.
But then again, he was a Gemini.
I believe in that stuff.
- Dominic Chianese

I just signed to do my next book with Ecco Press,
a new primer or encyclopedia.
This will be my take on what classic Italian cooking is.
- Mario Batali

In fact, it is amazing how much European films -
Italian,
French, German and English - have recovered a certain
territory of the audience in their countries over the last few years.
- Wim Wenders

In the same way that I had to follow an Italian manager here,
I can imagine that it was not easy for an Italian manager to follow me at Porto.
- Jose Mourinho

I wanted to go to Rome.
I got an offer to do an Italian film and I went.
- David Naughton

What this White House really needs is a chief of staff
who can read Machiavelli in the original Italian.
- Mack McLarty

I've played American, Italian, Greek,
French.
I've been really lucky that way.
- Chita Rivera

I prefer to live in the country where it's quiet.
Woody Allen movies there are dubbed into Italian.
- Patricia Highsmith

I don't know anyone who curses the way they do on the Sopranos.
Not in an Italian household.
I never said the word hell in front of my mother.
- Danny Aiello

The Italian gangster thing has become a form of the modern-day Western.
- Armand Assante

Opera in English is, in the main, just about as sensible as baseball in Italian.
- H. L. Mencken

In my time, you needed to speak a little Italian,
and that was it.
- Juan Manuel Fangio

The Communists at that moment were very strong in Italy,
and the Italian Communist Party was the biggest Communist
Party outside the Soviet Union.
- Giovanni Agnelli

We thought the church had withdrawn from interfering in Italian politics...
but instead there is a terrible resurgence.
These are ugly signs for freedom of expression.
- Dario Fo

And hey-the psychiatrist in the show is Italian also.
So people are going to focus on what they want to focus on.
There's not much you can do about that.
- Edie Falco

But Clint I love, because Clint was my mentor.
I knew nothing about making an Italian movie.
- Eli Wallach

The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American,
courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend.
- Katharine Hepburn

I have an Italian comedy at the Venice Film Festival.
- Robert Englund

Sonnets are guys writing in English,
imitating an Italian song form.
It was a form definitely sung as often as it was recited.
- Steve Earle

I love places that have an incredible history.
I love the Italian way of life.
I love the food.
I love the people.
I love the attitudes of Italians.
- Elton John

Italian cameramen grow up immersed in an awareness of light.
It is part of their mythology.
- Barbara Steele

You people married to Italian men, you know what it's like.
- Geraldine Ferraro

When I was invited to sing with Pavarotti,
I had about two weeks to learn Italian.
- Michael Bolton

I think my favorite, and Coppola and that whole thing.
East coast Italian directors I guess.
- Anthony Michael Hall

If people are going to complain about stereotyping,
it's as likely to be Italian-Americans as gay people.
- Jason Bateman

I have won on Honda and Yamaha so maybe it is interesting
to win with a third team,
Ducati, who are Italian.
- Valentino Rossi

The Italian prose tale had begun to exercise that influence
as early as Chaucer's time:
but circumstances and atmosphere were as yet unfavourable for its growth.
- George Saintsbury

We would certainly encourage the Italian government
to put forward an ambitious agenda of reform.
- Rodrigo Rato

The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or
six days later you're hungry again.
- George Miller


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