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!

April 9

Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Hugh Hefner – 1926 – Publisher and Editor

“Life is too short to be living somebody else’s dream.”

Tom Lehrer – 1928 – Musician

“If a person feels he can’t communicate, the least he can do is shut up about it.”

Nathaniel Branden – 1930 – Psychologist

“Live with integrity, respect the rights of other people, and follow your own bliss.”

Jim Fowler – 1932 – Scientist

“I don’t want to save a creek for the creek’s sake, but what’s in it for human beings.”

Paul Krassner – 1932 – Journalist

“For years, reality has been nipping at the heels of satire.  Now, it’s finally caught up.  I don’t need to make this stuff up.”

Carl Perkins – 1932 – Musician

“If it weren’t for the rock in its bed, the stream would have no song.”

Aulis Sallinen – 1935 – Composer

“These days people wallow in enormous masses of sound.”

Sam Ewing – 1949 – Athlete

“Hard work spotlights the character of people:  some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don’t turn up at all.”

English: Actor Dennis Quaid prepares for a VIP...

English: Actor Dennis Quaid prepares for a VIP flight with the US Navy (USN) Blue Angels. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Dennis Quaid – 1954 – Actor

“I could never hold a job for more than three months, which works out well because that’s how long a movie shoots.”

Marc Jacobs – 1963 – Fashion Designer

“I love to take things that are everyday and comforting and make them into the most luxurious things in the world.”

Paulina Porizkova – 1965 – Model

“When I model I pretty much go blank.  You can’t think too much or it doesn’t work.”

Jesse McCartney – 1987 – Musician

“If you really want it, you need to really work for it.”

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