“I am Joaquín. The odds are great. But my spirit is strong,
My faith unbreakable. My blood is pure. I am Aztec prince and Christian Christ.
I SHALL ENDURE! I WILL ENDURE!”
– Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales (1928-2005) Chicano boxer, poet and activist.
Latino Quote Of The Day™ is curated by Bobby Gonzalez.
Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses, readings and performances that celebrates his indigenous heritage.
For more info on Bobby, visit http://www.bobbygonzalez.com