5 of the Most Candid Quotes by Mario Lopez

With the release of his memoir, Mario Lopez has been sharing all sorts of insight into his life. From statements about his first marriage to his first kiss, here are five of Lopez's most candid quotes:

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On His Dad:

"I was born in Chula Vista, [Calif.], which is the border town to Tijuana, and I'm a child of immigrants," he told Ellen DeGeneres. "My dad did what he had to take care of us. Often times, when we'd take little trips across the border — and this was obviously pre-9/11 — we'd come back right away. He'd pull over and he'd open the trunk and sometimes people would come out."

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On Being a Dad:

"The hardest part of my new life as a dad is leaving for work in the morning," he says. "These kids have totally changed my life. They are simply fantastic!"

3. Lady Gaga

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Valentine's Day 2015 was filled with lost of love and surprises for the "Do What U Want" singer. Gaga's boyfriend of four years, Taylor Kinney, popped the question and celebrated at Gaga's family restaurant, Us Weekly reports. "He gave me his heart on Valentine's Day, and I said YES!" The 28-year-old captioned the photo of the heart-shaped diamond on Instagram.

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On Wife Courtney Mazza:

"I was so blessed to meet my wife when I did," he said. "I wasn't necessarily looking to get married, but I was looking for a companion or maybe to just kinda chill."

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On His Divorce From Ali Landry:

"There is no 'right one.' You can meet an amazing girl but if she comes when you're not ready, you're just gonna mess it up," Lopez told Howard Stern.