Hey bloggers! I’ve made it to Q in the A-Z Challenge. Woot! Don’t have much for my letter, so I’m going to list some quotes that include the Bronx in them by people you may or may not recognize. 🙂
I’m too far in to this challenge to give up now.
I don’t need bodyguards. I’m from the South Bronx. – Al Pacino
My life growing up was a twisted Bronx version of ‘The Color Purple.’ It had a much different soundtrack and no trees, but that desperation was the same. – Tracy Morgan
I’m just a simple Jewish boy from the Bronx. – Ed Koch
The Bronx is famous for two things. Hip-hop, and 26 world championships. – Kurtis Blow
People ask how can a Jewish kid from the Bronx do preppy clothes? Does it have to do with class and money? It has to do with dreams. – Ralph Lauren
I am a product of affirmative action. I am the perfect affirmative action baby. I am Puerto Rican, born and raised in the south Bronx. My test scores were not comparable to my colleagues at Princeton and Yale. Not so far off so that I wasn’t able to succeed at those institutions. – Sonia Sotomayor
Did you know the following person was born in the Bronx? Yup, only got one today.
- Quattrochi, James – Writer, Producer, Director
Are you still struggling with some of your letters, like I am with X? Any famous quotes about your neck of the woods? How’s your Monday going?