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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 4

on January 4, 2013
Français : Photo de Isaac Pitman. La photo est...

Français : Photo de Isaac Pitman. La photo est utilisée avec la permission de la collection Pitman de l’université de Bath. (consultez description anglaise de cette photo pour les détails sur l’autorisation) Image fournie par The Pitman Collection, University of Bath (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Isaac Pitman – 1813 – Inventor

“Well-arranged time is the surest mark of a well-arranged mind.”

Carter Glass – 1858 – Politician

“A liberal is a man who is willing to spend somebody else’s money.”

Max Eastman – 1883 – Author

“A liberal mind is a mind that is able to imagine itself believing anything.”

Everett Dirksen – 1896 – Politician

“A billion here, a billion there, and pretty soon you’re talking about real money.”

Sterling Holloway – 1905 – Actor

“If you do not know where you are going any road will take you there.”

Gabe Paul – 1910 – Businessman

“The great thing about baseball is there’s a crisis every day.”

Don Shula – 1930 – Coach

“I don’t know any other way to lead but by example.”

Floyd Patterson – 1935 – Boxer

“Fear was absolutely necessary.  Without it, I would have been scared to death.”

Don Shula

Don Shula (Photo credit: MarkGregory007)

Dyan Cannon – 1937 – Actress (Samile Diane Friersen)

“Even when there are times that we’re not happy, happiness will creep in.”

Gao Xingjian – 1940 – Author

“When you use words, you’re able to keep your mind alive.  Writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.”

Maureen Reagan – 1941 – Celebrity

“There’s a special place in heaven for caregivers.”

Doris Kearns Goodwin – 1943 – Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author

“The past is not simply the past, but a prism through which the subject filters his own changing image.”

Michael Stipe – 1960 – Musician

“I went through a period when I was really tired of seeing and reading about myself.”

Julie Ormond – 1965 – Actress

“If you do anything for too long, it starts to lack edge, to become too easy.  Easy is the kiss of death.”

Deana Carter – 1966 – Musician

“Once you get away from where you’re from, you look at it in a different way.”


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