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Jon Secada Quotes and Sayings

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Oh, yeah, I've always thought of covering some of my
influences like Billy Joel,
Elton John, Stevie Wonder.
- Jon Secada

If there was any other place I would live,
other than Miami, it would be California.
It's beautiful.
The weather is just gorgeous, I love being here,
too.
- Jon Secada

I grew up speaking both languages, and for me that's really important.
- Jon Secada

My style is a very universal sound, which is very close to where I grew up.
- Jon Secada

 

I might be a Cuban American, but I'm also an Afro-Cuban American.
- Jon Secada

I have a bachelor's and a master's in jazz.
- Jon Secada

I was a teacher for a long time.
I taught at a community college: voice,
theory, humanities.
And nowadays, music education is a dying thing.
Funding is being cut more and more and more.
- Jon Secada

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If you write songs and if you write music that's very sincere and very honest,
it's pop music, but it is pop music with a lot of honesty and a lot of heart.
- Jon Secada

For me, there's still a lot of room to grow;
I'm just happy that I have so much more to give.
- Jon Secada

It happened in Miami, in Coral Gables,
a great big ol' Cuban wedding.
It was pretty intense.
- Jon Secada

And my career, the things that have happened have happened
because of my music education background.
- Jon Secada

I'm a big believer in education, period.
- Jon Secada

Well, I always wanted to be educated and be prepared.
- Jon Secada

A real active music set, based and really concentrated
on what the music's all about.
That's what I'm all about - singing and a really good strong music set.
- Jon Secada

I grew up in a community that was bilingual.
I've done it for a while, singing in both languages.
- Jon Secada

There's something about prime time television and the
way the song is going to come off on the air.
I'm very concerned, very self-conscious about that.
- Jon Secada

This record has a lot of influences that I'd love to cover,
like Marvin Gaye and Earth, Wind and Fire.
Maybe I'll do some covers of my major influences during my live show.
- Jon Secada

And for me, it's been, not only where I learned,
but the people that I met there.
Most of the people that I work with are guys that,
one way or another, have been associated with the university.
- Jon Secada

I just lived it and did my own thing without looking over my shoulder.
I think I'm very lucky, considering when I started everything,
and the fact that I have a masters in music,
and I've always worked in music, and that's what I wanted to do.
- Jon Secada

For me, I can only do that from my own experience with
people I've known and things that I've lived and experienced.
That's what good pop music is all about,
pop music that does reach out to people.
It's very personalized and very real,
honest and sincere.
- Jon Secada

Having a college degree gave me the opportunity to be...
well-rounded.
Also, the people I met at the university,
most of them are still my colleagues now.
People I've known for years are all in the industry together.
- Jon Secada

With this new album, I prepared for it a long time,
and I was happy with the songs and the production.
I felt that I proved myself with the first album,
and with this new album, I just want to share some of my music.
And that was always my feeling and my intention.
- Jon Secada

I started in high school to be interested in music and from there,
I decided to study in college.
Yeah, you're right, I did start late,
but luckily, because of my schooling,
I picked up a lot of ground pretty quick.
- Jon Secada

So, when I got the contract for my album,
even though it was an English record,
my manager insisted on making sure we would record in Spanish as well,
and it worked out really well for me.
- Jon Secada

There's always something about the Tonight Show that
makes me a little bit anxious,
nervous, excited.
But it's good.
It's good.
It's been real good for me.
It always has helped my career and Jay and all the
people here have always been great.
- Jon Secada

My intention when I came into this industry was to be a musician,
not necessarily a recording artist, just a musician in general.
And that's the reason I went to college and got my degree,
which has been great for me.
It's helped me a lot with my career.
- Jon Secada

Yeah we all shine on, like the moon,
and the stars, and the sun.
- John Lennon

Yeah I called her up. She gave me a bunch of ...
about me not listening to her, or something.
I don't know, I wasn't really paying attention.
- the movie Dumb & Dumber (1994)

And, so yeah, I'll always want to work in independent
films because you're not forced into a category or a formula.
- Terrence Howard

Yeah.
I mean, it just seemed to me that it was -
I felt so helpless to this business of not having any papers.
That seems like a throwback to a schoolboy.
- James Stockdale

Yeah, I don't deal with current events or pop culture,
and I avoid politics like the plague.
- Max Cannon

Yeah, I do like scary movies, especially the ones that
don't take themselves too seriously.
- Anna Faris

Yeah, I definitely wanted to do a kids' movie because I have a kid.
I want to do things that my daughter can see soon -
when she is old enough to know what a movie is.
- David Arquette

Yeah, touring can get rough some times and draining,
but I always have to pinch myself and realize that I'm doing what I love.
- Jonny Lang

Yeah, I think that's sort of the American way.
And it's also the Polish way, it turns out.
- Bill Murray

Yeah, I really like being alive.
But I definitely don't have any intentions as an artist.
- John Frusciante

Am I a rock star? Yeah, I guess.
- Stephan Jenkins

Yeah, I play a lot of their games.
Going way back to Bulls vs.
Lakers to the later Live stuff, I go at it quite a bit.
More than anything tough, I play Madden.
- Jason Kidd

So, yeah, I can say I always set my expectations so
high that I had a lot to live up to.
- Johnny Bench

Yeah, well I've always played comedy.
My background is musical comedy theatre and that's
really where my training is.
As an actor, that's my training.
- Christopher Walken

Dick Cheney said he was running again.
He said his health was fine, 'I've got a doctor with me 24 hours a day.'
Yeah,
that's always the sign of a man in good health,
isn't it?
- David Letterman

Yeah, I think there are many other important things in life,
not just tennis.
- Daniela Hantuchova

The loyalty rate isn't that high.
I could have a big hit, then put out the next single,
and they say, Oh yeah, who are you? Prove it again.
- Lenny Kravitz

Yeah, there was the Flora Plum thing,
where I trained for about a month and I had taken a semester off for that,
and two weeks prior to filming, the financing collapsed.
- Claire Danes

Yeah, computers are going to take over the programming
business because they have become so fast recently
that they can solve the Halting Problem in five seconds flat.
- Craig Bruce

We give you characters we'd feel very comfortable judging,
and then go: 'Oh yeah? Watch this'.
- Paul Haggis

My marriage is on the rocks again, yeah,
my wife just broke up with her boyfriend.
- Rodney Dangerfield

Oh yeah, that was the thing to do at that time.
This was before the new wave of bebop started.
- Martin Denny

Well, yeah, I wanted to resist the urge to thicken
everything up with instrumentation,
because I just felt like I was interested in seeing
how the songs did on their own.
- Joanna Newsom

Baseball player.
Yeah, that was my dream before acting,
or alongside acting.
- Shemar Moore

I think I can lead a pretty anonymous life,
yeah.
- Hugh Dancy

Yeah, I've had the privilege to know a lot of really talented people.
- Ashley Judd

Yeah, the first thing that comes to mind is not to try too hard.
- Leo Kottke

Shaft was a pop culture figure along t he lines of,
I guess, Dirty Harry - except that he wasn't as much of a racist.
So yeah, I was always a fan.
- Jeffrey Wright

Yeah, I'd like to get the girl and at least make it through the film.
- Aaron Eckhart

Yeah, the next Wu album should be out by late '95.
- Method Man

Yeah, I still feel as if I have things to do really.
I'm not ready to stop.
- Peter Hook

Yeah, some of my college friends and I have been tinkering around for years,
you know, just for fun.
- Eric Roberts

Oh yeah, I was one of the first guys writing comic books,
I wrote Captain America, with guys like Stan Lee,
who became famous later on with Marvel Comics.
- Mickey Spillane

They tell me I produced songs.
I just stood in the back, wore a good suit and said,
Yeah, that's happening.
- Nick Lowe

Yeah, but in the end his followers take what they want from his philosophy.
Maybe it doesn't matter what's going on in David Icke's mind.
It's how other people take him.
- Jon Ronson

Yeah, I read Judy Blume.
My mother didn't like that, but I read it anyhow.
- Alison Bechdel

Yeah, right.
I mean, he criticises everybody in the media,
then the first thing he does when he finishes is he
goes to work for the media.
Thompson, too.
Hypocritical.
- Ian St.
John

But as far as being popular, yeah, I think Dave Barry is really funny.
- Jonathan Franzen

Yeah, I had an idea to make a very scary movie,
based on a kind of serial murderer that preys on tourists.
- Brian De Palma

Yeah, dog was this man's best friend,
for sure.
- Tommy Rettig

Yeah, my dream would be to work for 6 months and then have 6 months to play,
just snowboarding, surfing, and going to cool places
to listen and be alone and kinda chill out.
- Marc Newson

Yeah, I know I'm ugly...
I said to a bartender, 'Make me a zombie.'
He said 'God beat me to it.'
- Rodney Dangerfield

Yeah.
I have been with David Furnish for eight years,
now.
- Elton John

Yeah, I might remaster it, in fact I'm sure I would.
But all the songs will be the same.
- John Wozniak

I said, 'Wouldn't it be great if Matt Damon's character
fell in love with a girl with a real butt?' They were like,
'Yeah sure, sure - here's your personal trainer.'
- Franka Potente


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