“The ancestors knew we were coming
They left work for us
Now we carry their wisdom forward.
Know who you are, sabe quien eres
Know your land, conoce tu tierra
Learn your language, aprende tu idioma”
– Inés Talamantez, Mescalero Apache/Chicana scholar/poet.
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/