There are singers who can captivate a community. There are vocalists whose sound can penetrate deeply into your soul. There are entertainers who can mesmerize, enlighten and entertain, all in one breath. [And there is] Gloria Estefan -- who does it all, effortlessly.
Quam cito transit gloria mundi. How quickly the glory of the world passes.
Caccianli i ciel per non esser men belli,né lo profondo inferno li riceve,ch'alcuna gloria i rei avrebber d'elli.dante alighieri
Pater sancte, sic transit gloria mundi.
Majorum gloria posteris lumen est, neque bona neque mala in occulto patitur.
Tantus amor florum et generandi gloria mellis.
Vivan le femmine, Viva il buon vino! Sostegno e gloria d'umanità!
gloria boni hominis, testimonium bon× conscienti×. The testimony of a good conscience is the good man's glory.
As gloria Steinem said about Ginger Rogers: She was doing everything Fred Astaire was doing, just doing it backwards in high heels. Well, Southern women are doing and enduring what other women have to do and endure, but (at least until recently) they had to do it in heels and hats and white gloves and makeup and a sweet smile, with maybe a glass of bourbon and a cigarette to get them through the magnolia part of being a steel magnolia.michael malone
She thought of an article she had once seen on mind control. Apparently if there was a person fiendish enough to set about interfering with your life, the only thing you could do was to concentrate hard on someone they were unlikely ever to have heard of called Martin Amis. The particular blankness of this image was guaranteed to protect from any subtle force, but gloria realised with a sinking heart that it was too late now.jeanette winterson
Not even a bomb scare could keep gloria Estefan from her fans.gloria estefan
Now in addition to being applauded as a five-time Grammy-Award-winning artist, gloria now has the distinction of being titled a two-time New York Times best-selling author!gloria estefan
gloria Estefan is going to be here. She writes these books about her dog, Noelle . . . and she also dances and sings well, too.gloria estefan
Of course in Miami, not denouncing Fidel Castro at every turn is almost as bad as saying gloria Estefan can't sing.gloria estefan
There are certain people in our business that are known as ladies, that are known to be classy and intelligent . . . I found out that [gloria is] all of the above.gloria estefan
[The hardest thing about '90 Millas' was the concept of] combining the old and the new without losing the authenticity. The simple solution, of course, would have been to record covers. [But] emotionally it wouldn't have been the same We left Cuba as children: gloria was 1, I was 14. So, there ia a part that does exist in nostalgia, but a the same [time] there is another part that is contemporary music that we've made all over the world.gloria estefan
I'm going to go be with gloria now.
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