Hispanic Heritage Month: The Wrap Up

October 15, 2020 Kristen McElrath

 

Thank you all for joining us for Hispanic Heritage Month, honoring so many influential figures in history. We appreciate your participation and partnership as we continue to celebrate our diverse cultures.

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Influential Quotes

 

"You are not lucky to be here. The world needs your perspective. They are lucky to have you."

 –Antonio  Tijerino, President & CEO of the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

 

 

 

It is important for all of us to appreciate where we come from and how that history has really shaped us in ways that we might not understand.”

 – Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court Justice

 

 

“My Mother gave me one piece of advice that stuck with me. She said don't forget where you came from.”

– Eva Longoria

 

"One of the greatest things you have in life is that no one has the authority to tell you what you want to be. You're the one who'll decide what you want to be. Respect yourself and respect the integrity of others as well. The greatest thing you have is your self image, a positive opinion of yourself. You must never let anyone take it from you."

 – Jaime Escalante

 

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