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Who Shares Your Day and What Did They Say? This is a collection of thought-provoking quotations for each day of the year by people who share YOUR birthday!

January 3

on January 3, 2013
zeitgenössisches Portrait der 1880 verstorbene...

zeitgenössisches Portrait der 1880 verstorbenen Lucretia Mott (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Lucretia Mott – 1793 – Abolitionist and Social Reformer

“We too often bind ourselves by authorities than by the truth.”

Clement Atlee – 1883 – Statesman

“I just love Chinese food.  My favorite dish is #26.”

J. R. R. Tolkien – 1892 (John Ronald Reuel Tolkien)

“Not all those who wander are lost.”

Pola Negri – 1894 – Actress

“My hard work and excellent training entitled me to be a better actress than some of my competitors.”

Ray Milland – 1905 – Actor

“The greatest drawback in making pictures is the fact that film makers have to eat.”

Victor Borge – 1909 – Comedian Musician

“Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.”

Jack Levine – 1915 – Artist

“I’m the little dog who goes the wrong way – under the hoop.”

Pola Negri in a publicity portrait from Hi Did...

Pola Negri in a publicity portrait from Hi Diddle Diddle (1943). (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Jeanne Dixon – 1918 – Celebrity

“Our lives are programmed at conception and are endowed with purpose and meaning.”

Hank Stram – 1923 – Athlete

“My philosophy?  Simplicity plus variety.”

Gordon Moore – 1929 – Businessman

“With engineering, I view this year’s failure as next year’s opportunity to try it again.”

Dabney Coleman – 1932 – Actor

“It takes a lot of energy to teach.”

Bobby Hull – 1939 – Hockey Player

“It I was to do it all over again, I wouldn’t change a thing.”

Stephen Sills – 1945 – Musician

“If you can’t be with the one you love, love the one you’re with.”

Victoria Principal – 1946 – Actress

“Don’t strive to be perfect.  Strive for excellence.”

Mel Gibson – 1956 – Actor

“Acting is like lying.  The art of lying well.  I’m paid to tell elaborate lies.”

Michael Schumacher – 1969 – Race Car Driver

“My overriding memory of childhood is having the freedom to decide which way to go in life and having my parents’ support.”

Jason Marsden – 1975 – Actor

“Everyone loves Disney, it just has a special place in everyone’s heart.”

Danica McKellar – 1975 – Actress

“When you do a lot of acting your entire life, you see the entire set from one point of view.”

Eli Manning – 1981 – NFL Quarterback

“I never try to be something I’m not.”

Alex D. Linz – 1989 – Actor

“Every culture love scatological humour.  That’s always a favourite.”

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