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Nelly Furtado Quotes and Sayings

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Because of my Portuguese heritage, I have an interest
in all of the instrumentation that comes from Portugal and Brazil as well.
- Nelly Furtado

I say it's a girls' world.
- Nelly Furtado

I remember really bonding with the first generation kids,
the Chinese Canadian kids, and in high school bonding
with the Latin kids and the East Indian kids.
It was very interesting because it made me open to lots of musical sounds.
- Nelly Furtado

I grew up in Fall River, Massachusetts.
My background was modest, and I worked at a Portuguese bakery in town.
- Emeril Lagasse

 

At this moment, by an undeserved stroke of fortune,
I am the direct voice of the poets of my race and the
indirect voice for the noble Spanish and Portuguese tongues.
- Gabriela Mistral

I come from Brazil, which is a Portuguese speaking part of the continent.
- Walter Salles

I am very happy to be signing for the best team in
the world and especially proud to be the first Portuguese player to join United.
- Cristiano Ronaldo

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There is a degree of wretchedness and want among the
lower class of people which is not anywhere so common
as among the Spanish and Portuguese settlements.
- William Bligh

Mom ran the house, so we grew up Portuguese.
- Emeril Lagasse

My Cape women are generally true to type -
big hearted,
motherly women who love the sea.
My other characters, with the exception of the Portuguese,
who I occasionally mention as Cape dwellers,
are obviously drawn from the city types one sees in everyday life.
- Joseph C. Lincoln

You see how Spanish, Italians, Portuguese play football.
I don't say they are perfect, I say English football
has a few things to learn from them in the same way
they have a lot of things to learn from English football.
- Jose Mourinho

But very unfortunately the merchant marine died away
till even the majority of fishing done about the Cape
is in the hands of the Portuguese who emigrated to
the Cape some fifty years ago.
- Joseph C. Lincoln

We did not change as we grew older;
we just became more clearly ourselves.
- Lynn Hall

There'll always be working people in my poems because I grew up with them,
and I am a poet of memory.
- Philip Levine

I grew up in a family in which political issues were often discussed,
and debated intensely.
- Joseph E. Stiglitz

I would be most content if my children grew up to be
the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly
of building enough bookshelves.
- Anna Quindlen

I grew up in a household where everybody lived at the top of his lungs.
- Frank Langella

I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around,
and I definitely want to have children as well.
- Heidi Klum

I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to
go to school every day and do my homework.
- Constance Baker Motley

I grew up not liking my father very much.
I never saw him cry.
But he must have.
Everybody cries.
- Charley Pride

I grew up in a very religious family.
I could read the Qu'ran easily at the age of five.
- Akhmad Kadyrov

But I am delighted to be a Dodger, I grew up a Dodger
fan and now my dreams have really come true.
- Milton Bradley

A boy's appetite grows very fast, and in a few moments the queer,
empty feeling had become hunger, and the hunger grew bigger and bigger,
until soon he was as ravenous as a bear.
- Carlo Collodi

Indians have a big problem with alcohol and drugs.
I grew up with an admiration for their culture and
was sensitive to their problems.
- Kirstie Alley

I grew up years ago doing something that unfortunately
doesn't hardly exist any more,
a medium called Radio.
- Robert Stack

I wept not, so to stone within I grew.
- Dante Alighieri

I grew up to have my father's looks,
my father's speech patterns,
my father's posture, my father's opinions,
and my mother's contempt for my father.
- Jules Feiffer

If Kuwait grew carrots we wouldn't give a damn.
- Lawrence Korb

Bernstein grew up in my building in New York.
He's a very, very fine player.
When he was a kid, he came by to find out what was
going on in the world of jazz.
- Lee Konitz

Westerns was why I got into the business.
I grew up on a small farm in California and all I ever
wanted to do was to play gangsters and cowboys in movies.
- Brion James

I have grown up but that should be a positive thing.
When you look at a photo album it's lovely to remember
being so young but it's also good to know you grew up!
- Jenny Agutter

I'm one with New York, and New York is one with me.
I grew up there; there's no escaping it.
We're like Siamese twins, if you separate us,
I'll die.
- Adrian Grenier

Even though I grew up as a Sephardic Jew in Brooklyn
where we ate Syrian food and went to temple,
it was still America.
- Isaac Mizrahi

I think my uncle was probably the biggest influence in my life.
We grew up in the same house, and he was just a really great,
hard-working, honest, ethical person.
- Catherine Bell

I grew up thinking that whatever I wanted to do,
I could do.
- Victoria Principal

We emphasize that we believe in change because we were born of it,
we have lived by it, we prospered and grew great by it.
So the status quo has never been our god,
and we ask no one else to bow down before it.
- Carl T. Rowan

My brother Mark still lives in the house we grew up in.
- Joan Van Ark

I also have a big love of classical music played on
piano because this is the environment I grew up in
my brother being one of the great masters in this world.
- Suzi Quatro

That's the era we grew up in.
It's weak to go to a psychiatrist.
- Tanya Tucker

I grew up on the beaches of Southern California surfing
and sailing and I've always loved horses so it was
part of my dream that I was able to fulfill to have horses.
- Bo Derek

Amanda Bynes and I have become close since filming Hairsray.
It's so weird because I grew up watching her.
- Zac Efron

I grew up with the classics.
My mom and I would sit and watch "Singin' in the Rain" and "White Christmas" -
those kind of movies.
- Lucas Grabeel

I've thought about doing other dramatic roles besides westerns,
but I grew up in the West and I know the West.
- Ken Curtis

I grew up in a world that told girls they couldn't play rock 'n' roll.
- Joan Jett

But working with Dre, I grew up with his music,
so I'm still like more a fan.
- Obie Trice

I grew up on Bette Davis movies, and Marlene Dietrich,
Marilyn Monroe.
- Charlize Theron

I have very talented people dress me and put my makeup on,
stuff like that.
But I do love that look, and I think it's maybe because
I grew up on that old glamour.
- Charlize Theron

I grew up in France, my first language was French,
and I tend to gravitate towards French cooking.
- Robert Stack

I grew up in the 1950s and '60s, when it was almost
a holiday when a black act would go on Ed Sullivan.
- Al Sharpton

Brooke was special in the sense that we grew up together on that island.
- Christopher Atkins

Well, I grew up around the magazine and was part of
a generation that was embracing our sexuality.
- Christie Hefner

I grew up wanting to be a writer for theatre.
- Christopher Durang

But, yea, I grew up in a strong Baptist background.
- Tim McGraw

I grew up wanting to make movies, and along the way
I suddenly found that I had a career doing comedy.
- Ben Stiller

At 13, I realized that I could fix anything electronic.
It was amazing, I could just do it.
I started a business repairing radios.
It grew to be one of the largest in Philadelphia.
- Amar Bose

Honestly, at one time I though Babe Ruth was a cartoon character.
I really did, I mean I wasn't born until 1961 and I grew up in Indiana.
- Don Mattingly

I grew up with a lot of boys.
I probably have a lot of testosterone for a woman.
- Cameron Diaz

I grew up in the Bronx where you would stay up late with your girlfriends,
just being silly in our bedrooms, whatever.
And I was always the clown.
- Jennifer Lopez

I grew up in Derry, of course, and it was -
Derry was the worst example of Northern Ireland's discrimination.
- John Hume

I grew up in a mostly Buddhist environment.
- Uma Thurman

I grew up on film scores and scores from films.
- Skitch Henderson

I grew up listening to spiritual music,
Blind Willie Johnson and folk.
- Ben Harper

I grew up in a family where we weren't allowed to talk
about beauty or to put any emphasis on physical appearance.
- Pam Grier

My sister and I are both diagnosed with second-hand smoke syndromes.
We have never smoked, but we grew up with second-hand smoke our entire lives.
- Loni Anderson

I grew up doing live tours and playing in bars,
so it was what I love to do.
- Jewel Kilcher

I grew up in Greenwich Village.
Dad was friends with John Lennon and Yoko Ono.
- Yancy Butler

I'm very soulful.
I grew up singing in church.
When I sing a song, I like to feel what I'm singing.
- Fantasia Barrino

The human species really could have faced global thermonuclear war.
During seventy years of Cold War we grew used to it.
- Larry Niven

Manifesting that order of poetry where we can at last
grow up to that which we stored up as we grew.
- Seamus Heaney

I was amazed at the house that I grew up in;
it looks practically identical to the way it was,
but I couldn't recognize it because of the size of the trees.
- Jim Fowler

Having grown up in Oklahoma when it was one of the
last states which prohibited liquor,
I grew up with War On Drugs, where every teenager knew
who the bootleggers were.
- Tony Hillerman


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