I was making almost minimum wage on 'The Young and the Restless.' But it was my first job, so I accepted my first quote. I had a great time on it, and it obviously led me to better things.— Eva Longoria
The most satisfaction Eva Longoria quotes that are life-changing and eye-opening
The Eva Longoria who worked at Wendy's flipping burgers - she needed a tax break.
I'm not averse to being tied up in silk scarves.
I like a man to take charge. There's something very sexy about being submissive.
My mother gave me one piece of advice that stuck with me. She said don't forget where you came from.
The Latina spirit translates to every aspect of our lives, from beauty to work to family. We're loving, we're loud, and we're beautiful in our essence.
The best sex I have ever had was with my vibrator.
I could never give up Mexican food. Nachos are usually my go-to if I'm courtside at an NBA game. I always, always get my picture taken with my mouth wide open and a tortilla chip sticking out of it!
So, I'm the Eighth Wonder of the World. It's flattering and very, very funny.
I've always said I want a farmer, not a hunter.
Hunters go for the kill and they move on. A farmer nurtures; he watches things grow.
I'm Latina. I was born with high heels. We crossed border in high heels. We were running from immigration...I can do aerobics in heels.
In the Mexican culture, we never miss a baptism, a birthday, a baby shower, a wedding shower, a wedding. You must show up. Otherwise, you'll be in big trouble.
I'm not a fan of capris. They actually shorten my legs.
I'm super careful with my skin and make sure to protect it.
I always sit under an umbrella. And I'm a sunblock bully. If you're on the beach with me, I will spray you down with SPF 50-plus.
Every woman should try a Brazilian wax once.
And then the sex they have afterward will make them keep coming back!
You never date someone's ex-boyfriend.
Period. That's not even the unspoken rule - that's the spoken rule.
I like being small - I've known so many women with big boobs who feel overweight or end up with back problems.
I just want to believe in a higher power. That's a good way to live.
I'm a cook, and I'm like, "a dash of this, a pinch of that.
" I cook with a lot of passion and instinct. So that's the hardest thing - to put an actual recipe together.
My mom had four kids, one with special needs.
She had a full-time job, and she still came home and made dinner for us every night, from scratch. It was amazing.
Anytime there is Mexican food around, you can bet I'll be eating it.
I banned bottled water from my house - we have a water-filter system so you can drink from the tap. We always drink out of glass, and recycling is a huge deal, which everybody can partake in.
I actually love fish and vegetables. I was raised on vegetables! Anything green - spinach, broccoli, brussels sprouts - I crave.
I think sometimes women are stuck in a type.
I've never dated the same type. I fall in love with personalities, and they come in different packages.
Meeting people is difficult, period. LA is a difficult place to meet people anyway, and Hollywood is such a small community. But I don't make it a rule just to date other actors and people in the entertainment industry. It could work out with me and a dentist. It could work out with me and a lawyer.
I don't regret anything I ever do or say.
I don't like to live my life being censored. I like to say what I feel, and I think people respect that because you're honest.
Michelle Obama is going to be an amazing First Lady: She's intelligent, capable and motivated. She just embodies everything that an American woman should represent.
I think what destroys Hollywood marriages is our work schedule, not so much infidelity.
I'm on the ground, I've been in swing states, I've been talking to the American people, I've been out there speaking on behalf of Obama's record, I've been in the trenches.
She is a 13-year-old girl who shares Amanda's name, and politely explained that she could not give up the website. Why? Because the younger Amanda plans to be president of the United States, and she's going to need the website for her campaign.
When I want to reward myself I get a relaxing massage.
I find it irresponsible to go, 'She's an actress, what does she know?' That means if you're a dentist, what do you know? If you're a lawyer, what do you know? It's our profession, it's what we do. It's not who we are.
You get better at sex when you know your own body.
How are you going to expect a man to know your body when you don't know what pleases you?
There's no amount of money that would make me decide something for a career.
I am treated no different than the other girls.
I grew up as the ugly duckling, they called me 'la prieta fea', which means ugly dark one - that was my nickname.
I'm a terrific Mexican cook, and I just love Mexican food.
And I love cooking Mexican food. That's pretty much my weakness...and barbecue beef...and Texas beef...and brisket. Any red meat I can get my hands on.
I always knew pesticides affected farmworkers.
That's why I always tell people, "eat organic." Not just because it's better for you but because you know the people who picked your food weren't in a toxic environment.
I could be a party girl, dating whoever I want and being reckless, but I like being in a relationship. When you have somebody who grounds you and keeps you sane, it helps.
Unfortunately, we live our life in public, so any weight gain or pimple is a national story. I don't get this obsession with weight. It's not only Hollywood; it's our society.
Even though I am very tied to and close to my heritage, I learned Spanish in college; I didn't grow up with it. Growing up in South Texas is different from Miami or L.A. where it is a necessity to speak Spanish.
I do not regret getting married nor do I regret getting divorced.
If I were single and had my career, I'd be happy. You have to be happy with what you're doing.
It was heartbreaking . . . I think it was disappointing because I had such an identity in being 'Mrs. Parker', and being a wife, and so when that's taken away from you, you [think], 'Who am I?
So many people complain that there aren't enough Latinos on television, and yet when they are, they need support.
Staying in shape does not come easily, especially as you get older and you don't have as much time or energy to exercise. I used to be naturally skinny in high school and college. I was in cheerleading, ran track, and did gymnastics, so I had a built-in five-hour workout every day. Lately, I've been doing Pilates on the Megaformer, which is like Pilates on steroids.
I love to be pursued. I think that when you're not a challenge, it's just nnot as fun for the guy.
Your body is a vehicle of your emotions and a vehicle of feelings and a vehicle of whatever you need to get done in life. And you've got to take care of that vehicle.
To be with the same person for the rest of your life just sounds so drab.
You're never too old or too busy to continue your educatioan!
I've always eaten egg whites because when I was little, I didn't like the color yellow, so my mom would trick me into eating eggs by taking out the yolk.