Colombian Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old colombian quotes, colombian sayings, and colombian proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

No one can feel as the owner of the country and no one can feel excluded from the right of property. We must all suffer Colombia.     

Alvaro Uribe

Colombia is in a risky position. They've got a peace process that's going nowhere, and a drug production problem that's skyrocketing.     

Barry McCaffrey

In Colombia, education is sometimes considered a luxury, not a human right. And it's not a priority in the agendas of many leaders.     


The Colombian economy is very strong. We have one of the highest rates of growth in Latin America.     

Juan Manuel Santos

Colombian humor is very black, very sarcastic.     

Barbet Schroeder

In Colombia, we have a lot of passion.     


The Colombians are good-tempered people. They are used to waiting for buses that are late, used to riding buses and trains that do not arrive.     

Paul Theroux