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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!

February 20

English: Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt with her dau...

English: Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt with her daughter Gloria Vanderbilt (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Joseph Jefferson – 1829 – Artist

“I have lost everything, and I am so poor now that I really cannot afford to let anything worry me.”

Edward H. Harriman – 1848 – Businessman

“Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more.”

Hesketh Pearson – 1887 – Actor

“When people are old enough to know better they are old enough to do worse.”

George Bernanos – 1888 – Author

“A poor man with nothing in his belly needs hope, illusion, more than bread.”

Ansel Adams – 1902 – Photographer

“A good photograph is knowing where to stand.”

Jackie Gleason – 1916 – Actor

“The second day of a diet is always easier than the first.  By the second day you’re off it.”

Gloria Vanderbilt – 1924 – Designer

“I’ve always believed that one woman’s success can only help another woman’s success.”

Robert Altman – 1925 – Director

“If you don’t have a leg to stand on, you can’t put your foot down.”

Ken Olsen – 1926 – Businessman

“The nicest thing about standards is that there are so many of them to choose from.”

Bob Richards – 1926 – Athlete

“Ingenuity plus courage, plus work, equals miracles.”

English: Cindy Crawford at The Fantastic Mr. F...

English: Cindy Crawford at The Fantastic Mr. Fox premiere in Leicester Square, London, England. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Sidney Pointier – 1927 – Actor

“If I’m remembered for having done a few good things and if my presence here has sparked some good energies, that’s plenty.”

Bobby Unser – 1934 – Race Car Driver

“Nobody remembers who finished second but the guy who finished second.”

Jimmy Greaves – 1940 – Athlete

“We are really the victims of our own problems.”

Brenda Blethyn – 1946 – Actress

“I always think 12 times before saying anything.”

Jennifer O’Neill – 1948 – Actress

“Forgiveness really is so misunderstood, as well as the power it can release in an individual.”

Anthony Davis – 1951 – Composer

“I always tried so hard to fit in, and then I figured out that I didn’t want to fit.”

Edward Albert – 1951 – Actor

“Let us begin by doing our best to do our best, every single time, no matter what, forever.”

Charles Barkley – 1963 – Basketball Player

“Sometimes that light at the end of the tunnel is a train.”

Cindy Crawford – 1966 – Model

“Even I don’t wake up looking like Cindy Crawford.”

Lili Taylor – 1967 – Actress

“I do believe there’s good in all of us, even if it’s layered over so thickly.”

Andrew Shue – 1967 – Actor

“A good balance of winning and losing is important.  If you just win all the time, you won’t get anything out of it; having some tough losses can be really important.”

Brian Littrell – 1975 – Musician

“I keep everything that is most important to me close to me:  my family, my bible, my X-box – just kidding.”

Rihanna – 1988 – Musician

“I never eat salads.  I make sure I don’t put a lot of junk into my system, but I hate vegetables.”

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