Latina Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old latina quotes, latina sayings, and latina proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The Latina in me is an ember that blazes forever. Sonia Sotomayor
I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn't lived that life. Sonia Sotomayor
She's applying her lipstick; I've always believed that the universe invented the color red solely for Latinas. Junot Diaz
I am a woman, and I am a Latina. Those are the things that make my writing distinctive. Those are the things that give my writing power. Sandra Cisneros
People think of Latina women as being fiery and fierce, which is usually true. But I think the quality that so many Latinas possess is strength. Zoe Saldana
Being Latina means I have culture I guess. We party together, cry together, and cook together. Or at least my family does as much as we can. We know where we're from and we have a certain kind of rhythm and understanding. Togetherness. As I get older it becomes more apparent that there is a community in this industry that is working together to rise up and fight against the misinterpretation of Hispanic and what it means to be a Latino-American nowadays. Alicia Sixtos
The Latina spirit translates to every aspect of our lives, from beauty to work to family. We're loving, we're loud, and we're beautiful in our essence. Eva Longoria
Latin women are very comfortable with their bodies and their sexuality. We aren't afraid to show that off a little bit more. Sofia Vergara
We Latin women are liberated from the neck up, not the neck down. Cristina Saralegui
Being Latina to me is living your life like it's a big old fiesta! Adrienne Bailon
Latinas are the fastest growing segment of the minority population, and their perspective deserves to be represented, not denigrated. Linda Sanchez
Latina women are proud to be called Mrs. That simply means that we have a family. Clarissa Pinkola Estes
If a Latina falls in love with someone who is insecure, it can be a nightmare. Sofia Vergara
There is no 'generic' Latina. Tanya Saracho
Latin women enjoy being women more than other women. Dov Davidoff