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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 21

on February 21, 2013
English: Jeanne Calment the worlds oldest wome...

English: Jeanne Calment the worlds oldest women at age 22. Italiano: Jeanne Calment la persona più longeva del mondo a 22 anni. Nederlands: Jeanne Calment De oudste vrouw ter wereld op 22 jarige leeftijd. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Anne Grant – 1755 – Poet

“Grief is a process, not a state.”

Jeanne Calment – 1875 – Celebrity

“Always keep your smile.   That’s how I explain my long life.”

Harry Stack Sullivan – 1892 – Psychologist

“Your emotional life is not written in cement during childhood.  You write each chapter as you go along.”

Anais Nin – 1902 – Author

“Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.”

Fairfax Cone – 1903 – Businessman

“Advertising is what you do when you can’t go see somebody.  That’s all it is.”

W. H. Auden – 1907 – Poet (Wyston Hugh Auden)

“A professor is one who talks in someone else’s sleep.”

Erma Bombeck – 1927 – Humorist (Erma Fiste)

“When humor goes, there goes civilization.”

Hubert de Givenchy – 1927 – Designer

“Hair style is the final tip-off whether or not a woman really knows herself.”

Nina Simone – 1933 – Singer and Pianist

“There’s no excuse for the young people not knowing who the heroes and heroines are or were.”

Rue McClanahan – 1934 – Actress

Erma Bombeck

Erma Bombeck (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Cruelty is one fashion statement we can all do without.”

Barbara Charline Jordan – 1936 – Congresswoman

“If you’re going to play the game properly, you’d better know every rule.”

Jilly Cooper – 1937 – Author

“I’m basically a very happy person and I don’t have to be anybody else.”

David Geffen – 1943 – Businessman

“Anybody who thinks money will make you happy, hasn’t got money.”

Alan Rickman – 1946 – Actor

“All I want to see from an actor is the intensity and accuracy of their listening.”

Tricia Nixon – 1946 – Celebrity

“You can’t underestimate the power of fear.”

Tyne Daly – 1946 – Actress

“A critic is someone who never actually goes to the battle, yet who afterwards comes out shooting the wounded.”

Jerry Harrison – 1949 – Musician

“I think being eclectic is bad when you’re just starting out.”

William Peterson – 1953 – Actor

“One of the things I love about theater, one of the reasons I’ll never give it up, is that it’s fifty percent the audience’s responsibility.”

Kelsey Grammer – 1955 – Actor

“Fame obviously has become a premium in everyone’s life.  Everybody thinks they deserve it, everybody thinks they want it and most people don’t enjoy it once they get it.”

Christopher Atkins – 1961 – Actor

“Everybody wants to be like everybody else.”

Chuck Palahniuk – 1961 – Novelist

“If you don’t know what you want, you end up with a lot you don’t.”

William Baldwin – 1963 – Actor

“I love to utilize my celebrity status in a responsible and constructive and substantive manner.  I like to get my hands dirty rather than a photo op.”

Billy Baldwin – 1963 – Designer

“Rich Palm Beach clients all wanted the same kind of different thing.”

Justin Sane – 1973 – Musician

“We are simply human beings.  So it is important for us to treat each other in that capacity.”

Jennifer Love Hewitt – 1979 – Actress

“I don’t want to ever, ever do something in life that isn’t fun.  Ever.”

Corbin Bleu – 1989 – Actor

“I like outgoing girls with a lovely smile and beautiful eyes.”

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