Quote Queen

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!

February 4

on February 4, 2013
Woody Hayes

Woody Hayes (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Charles Lindbergh – 1902 – Aviator

“I owned the world that hour as I rode over it, free of the earth, free of the mountains, free of the clouds, but how inseparably I was bound to them.”

Byron Nelson – 1912- Golfer

“Every great player has learned the two Cs:  how to concentrate and how to maintain composure.”

Rosa Lee Parks – 1913 – Civil Rights Activist

“Each person must live their life as a model for others.”

Woody Hayes – 1913 – Football Coach

“Any time you give a man something he doesn’t earn, you cheapen him.”

Norman Wisdom – 1915 – Comedian

“I’m still constantly thinking of ideas.  I don’t feel 90.  I think I’m about 12.”

Ray Evans – 1915 – Musician

“A rose must remain with the sun and the rain or its lovely promise won’t come true.”

Betty Friedan – 1921 – Activist (Betty Naomi Goldstein)

“Aging is not ‘lost youth’ but a new stage of opportunity and strength.”

Jane Bryant Quinn – 1939 – Journalist

“The shortest period of time lies between the minute you put some money away for a rainy day and the unexpected arrival of rain.”

Betty Friedan, American feminist and writer.

Betty Friedan, American feminist and writer. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Dan Quayle – 1947 – Vice President of the United States

“I stand by all the misstatements that I’ve made.”

Alice Cooper – 1948 – Musician (Vincent Damom Furnier)

“If you’re listening to a rock star in order to get information on who to vote for, you’re a bigger moron than they are.”

Jonathan Larson – 1960 – Composer

“Forget regret, or life is yours to miss.”

Sergei Bubka – 1963 – Athlete

“I think that, generally, you need to live with your sport 24 hours a day.”

Rob Corddry – 1971 – Comedian

“I get all my comedy from CNN.”

Natalie Imbruglia – 1975 – Musician

“It’s good to have to put yourself in someone else’s skin.  It’s all-consuming.”

Gavin DeGraw – 1977 – Musician

“But I’ve never considered myself any kind of heartthrob.  It sounds painful.”

Carly Patterson Caldwell – 1988 – Olympic Gymnast

“I want to do it for myself.  It’s my goal and dream.  All I can ask for is to get the chance and go out there and do the best I can, be as ready as I can.”

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