It's All in the Frijoles 100 Famous Latinos Share Real-Life Stories,Time-Tested Dichos, Favorite Folktales, and Inspiring Words of Wisdom

ISBN-10: 0684849003

ISBN-13: 9780684849003

Edition: 2000

Authors: Yolanda Nava
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Description: Do you wish you could remember all the words to the childhood songs your grandmother taught you, so you could sing them to your children? Have you ever found yourself repeating thedichos,or proverbs, your parents used to lecture you with? If you are looking for a way to get back in touch with your culture,It's All in the Frijolesis the perfect start. A treasure trove of cherished folktales, lullabies, poems, anddichos,this rich collection of Latino wisdom includes inspiring recollections and anecdotes by well-known and beloved figures, both past and present -- from actor Edward James Olmos and author Isabel Allende to Nobel laureate Octavio Paz and Saint Teresa de Avila.It's All in the Frijolesis certain to evoke with fondness many a childhood memory of essential teachings learned from parents and grandparents, including: *** El hombre debe ser feo, fuerte, y formal. A man should be homely, hardy, and honorable. El consejo de la mujer es poco y él que no lo agarra es loco. The advice of a woman is very scarce and the person who does not heed it is crazy. Pueblo dividido, pueblo vencido. A people divided, a people conquered. *** It's All in the Frijolescaptures and perpetuates the essence of Latino tradition and is destined to become a family treasure that is passed down from generation to generation. This legacy of wisdom provides food for thought not only for Latinos but also for people of all other ethnic backgrounds.

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List price: $20.99
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Touchstone
Publication date: 5/3/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Yolanda Navais an Emmy Award-winning television journalist, newspaper columnist, educator, consultant, and community leader. The daughter of Mexican immigrants, she has balanced family responsibilities with a career and broad-based community service. She lives in Southern California.

Introduction
Responsibility/Responsabilidad
Respect/Respeto
Hard Work/Trabajo Duro
Loyalty/Lealtad
Faith/Fe
Honesty/Integridad
Courage/Valentia
Humility/Humildad
Temperance/Moderacion
Prudence/Prudencia
Justice/Justicia
Fortitude/Fortaleza
Chastity/Castidad
Charity/Caridad
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