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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!

April 1

on April 1, 2013
William Harvey

William Harvey (Photo credit: Stifts- och landsbiblioteket i Skara)

William Harvey – 1578 – Physician who discovered the circulation of blood

“All we know is still infinitely less than all that remains unknown.”

John Wilmot – 1647 – Writer

“Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories.”

Otto von Bismarck – 1815 – Leader

“A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling.”

Agnes Repplier – 1855 – Writer

“It has been wisely said that we cannot really love anybody at whom we never laugh.”

Edmond Rostand – 1868 – Poet and Playwright

“A pessimist is a man who tells the truth prematurely.”

Wallace Beery – 1885 – Actor

“I never let anyone sucker me, not even for a nickel.”

Howard Scott – 1890 – Scientist

John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester

John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester (Photo credit: lisby1)

“A criminal is a person with predatory instincts without sufficient capital to form a corporation.”

Alberta Hunter – 1895 – Musician

“Put your faith in God and confidence in yourself.”

Abraham Maslow – 1908 – Psychologist

“If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.”

Alan Perlis – 1922 – Scientist

“Don’t have good ideas if you aren’t willing to be responsible for them.”

Anne McCaffrey – 1926 – Author

“A good story is a good story no matter who wrote it.”

Debbie Reynolds – 1932 – Actress (Mary Frances Reynolds)

“I gave it all that I had, and it’s gratifying that others seem to be receiving it so well.”

Ali Mac Graw – 1938 – Actress

“I want to be a person who makes a quiet difference.”

Bijou Phillips – 1980 – Actress

“I can’t change the world.  I have to fix me.”

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