Top 22 Sicilian Quotes

In this post, you will find great Sicilian Quotes from famous people, such as Philip Zimbardo, Johnny Depp, Michael Symon, Chazz Palminteri, Lady Gaga. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.

My early childhood prepared me to be a social psycholog

My early childhood prepared me to be a social psychologist. I grew up in a South Bronx ghetto in a very poor family. From Sicilian origin, I was the first person in my family to complete high school, let alone go to college.
I moved from Kentucky to Miramar, Florida, at about 8. I think I was in second grade. I still had my Southern accent, and down there, you got to experience a melting pot in full fury. All the kids I hung out with were, like, Sicilian kids from Jersey and New York.
Every lesson I learned as a kid was at the dinner table. Being Greek, Sicilian and Ruthenian – we are an emotional bunch. It is where we laughed, cried and yelled – but most importantly, where we bonded and connected.
My mom was Sicilian, my dad was Sicilian. Mom was a great cook, but all the women were.
Chazz Palminteri
I want a baby from an Italianpossibly Sicilian – donor.
I come from a line of great Sicilian women, and their mentality is to endure and push through to the other side.
You grow up in a Sicilian household, becoming an actor is not a big leap.
Vincent Schiavelli
I grew up in the Lower East Side, an Italian Americanmore Sicilian, actually.
I took acting and elocution lessons, to get rid of my Sicilian accent.
Maria Grazia Cucinotta
My mother was a strong-willed and opinionated woman – a Sicilian! – and if she didn’t like something, she’d let you know about it. So her undying support of her kids went a long way in proving to us that we were on the right path.
We feel a special bond with Sicily and its people – in fact, our first campaigns were shot in Sicily, like the one shot in Vucciria Sicilian historical market We enjoyed showing the faces and the characters that crowd that beautiful market every day.
In America most everybody who‘s Italian is half Italian. Except me. I’m all Italian. I’m mostly Sicilian, and I have a little bit of Neapolitan in me. You get your full dose with me.
I love Italian food but that’s too generic a term for what’s available now: you have to narrow it down to Tuscan, Sicilian, and so on.
Each of our collections is like a movie. We write the script, and this Sicilian woman who has traveled around the world plays the lead role.
I’ve always been able to cook Italian food. That’s in my blood because I’m half Sicilian.
Most everybody who’s Italian is half Italian. Except me. I’m all Italian. I’m mostly Sicilian, and I have a little bit of Neapolitan in me. You get your full dose with me.
As my Sicilian grandfather used to say, you get more flies with honey than with vinegar, right?
George H. W. Bush may be a World War II hero and New England Yankee blue blood, but he has the tear ducts of a Sicilian grandmother.
I need to make things mine. It annoys me to buy something that is imposed on me. When I have a suit made, I go to the Sicilian tailor Alessandro Martorana in Turin. I like shorter jacket sleeves and often fold the cuffs up. It’s more modern that way.
I like Sicilian food. It’s real peasant food.
The Sicilian Defense album was never released and never will be if I have anything to do with it. I have not heard it since it was finished. I hope the tapes no longer exist.
Alan Parsons
I’m pretty Sicilian if I’ve been crossed. I don’t seek revenge, but I never forget. And I make it hard to repair, which is not a great quality because if people held me to that standard, no one would be around me – ever.