Alan Phillip Gross (born May 2, 1949) is a U.S. international development professional. In December 2009 he was arrested while in Cuba working as a U.S.
Update this biography »
Complete biography of Alan Gross »
Quotes from the news wire:
Congress needs to grow a pair, cry me a river, build me a bridge and get over the failure of the embargo by lifting it.
– Alan Gross
The first year was a year of sensory deprivation. I lost 70 pounds the first year not because I exercised so much but because the food was really bad, the food moved. There were critters in the food.
I would return to Cuba in a heartbeat, i'd go back mainly so that my wife and I can enjoy Cuba a little bit and I can introduce my wife to some of the people that I lived with for five years and their families who are now my family.
I think he is doing the right thing by going there.
It’s the best Hanukkah I’ll be celebrating for a long time.
It pains me to see them treated so unjustly as a consequence of two governments' mutually belligerent policies, five-and-a-half decades of history shows us that such belligerence inhibits better judgment. Two wrongs don't make a right.
Happy holidays, on this first night of Hanukkah, so far it’s the best Hanukkah ever.
I was very happy to hear what the President had to say today – it was particularly cool to be sitting next to the Secretary of State as he was hearing about his job description for the next couple of months, in all seriousness, this is a game changer which I support.
To President Obama and the NSC staff, thank you.
We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe.If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly.
Your email address:*Required
Pick a user name:*Required
Forgot your password? Retrieve it
Please enter your email address:
"Alan Gross Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 31 Oct. 2020. <https://www.quotes.net/authors/Alan+Gross+Quotes>.