There are two things I love in this world: tattoos and my Latin culture. 

And while I’ve easily spent countless hours searching the web for my next tattoo – trust me, the possibilities are endless – I decided to look for designs that embody my Latin culture.

From simple quotes to verses of poetry, we've rounded up 20 quote tattoos that will inspire you to get some ink in español

Warning: You might end up making an appointment at your local shop after seeing some of these (I know I am!).


A gorgeous reminder of your long-lasting relationship.

Translation: Forever.


Because this weight isn't the only thing in your hands.

Translation: Everything is in your hands.


What’s not to love about this Frida Kahlo quote tattoo?

Translation: Feet, what do I need them for if I have wings to fly.


Because the pain you feel today will be your strength tomorrow.

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Translation: What doesn’t kill me makes me stronger.


This inspiring outlook on life.

Translation: Happiness is not the goal, it is the journey.


Because everyone has their own battles.

Translation: Everyone has scars, everyone has stories...


This breathtaking masterpiece from a Pablo Neruda poem

Translation: I want to do with you what spring does with the cherry trees.


For you procrastinators out there.

Translation: Do not put off until tomorrow what you can do today.


Because behind every sweet girl there's an empowering woman.

Translation: God made me a woman, my mother made me a lady, the people made me a bitch, and life made me a badass.


This small reminder that life is magical.

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Translation: Magical life.


Because nothing is impossible.

Translation: Life doesn’t give us more than we can handle.


This gorgeous tattoo that has so much depth.

Translation: In heaven there is no hospital.


And this quote that needs no explanation.

Translation: Follow your heart.


Because happiness is the cure for everything.

Translation: There is no medicine that cures what happiness cannot.


This delicate wrist tattoo.

Translation: Whatever will be, will be.


This sweet quote to immortalize your love for others.

Translation: We don't choose our family, but we do choose who we love.


Because God is always by your side.

Translation: (Isaiah 43:2)

"When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze."


These lovely lyrics from "Cielito Lindo."

Translation: Sing and don't cry / because singing will / make you happy / beautiful little sky, the hearts.


Because there is always light in the darkness.

Translation: It can't rain forever.


And this beautiful homage to your family.

Translation: Family, where life starts and love never ends.