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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 19

on April 19, 2013
Actress Ashley Judd, who has appeared in over ...

Actress Ashley Judd, who has appeared in over twenty different movies, attended Sayre. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Eliot Ness – 1903 – Organized Crime Fighter

“Doubts raced through my mind as I considered the feasibility of enforcing a law which the majority of honest citizens didn’t seem to want.”

Keith Miller – 1927 – Author

“No gentleman ever discusses any relationship with a lady.”

Fred Brooks – 1931 – Scientist

“How does a project get to be a year behind schedule?  One day at a time.”

Frank Auerbach – 1931 – Artist

“Ideally, one should have more material than one can possibly use.”

Jayne Mansfield – 1933 – Actress (Vera Jayne Palmer)

“If you’re going to do something wrong, do it big, because the punishment is the same either way.”

Dudley Moore – 1935 – Actor

“The best car safety device is a rear-view mirror with a cop in it.”

Stanley Fish – 1938 – Writer

Maria Sharapova hitting backhand, Fed Cup matc...

Maria Sharapova hitting backhand, Fed Cup match vs Tsipora Obziler, National Tennis Center, Ramat HaSharon, Israel (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Belief and knowledge are considered to be two different things.  But they are not.”

Alan Price – 1942 – Musician

“The one phrase you can use is that success has a thousand fathers, and failure is an orphan.”

Tim Curry – 1946 – Actor

“Don’t dream it, be it.”

Alexis Arguello – 1952 – Athlete

“I’d say the most memorable thing for me was my dedication and motivation in how I got so involved in boxing.”

Ruby Wax – 1953 – Comedian

“Being a mother is hard, and it wasn’t a subject I ever studied.”

Mukesh Ambani – 1957 – Businessman

“I think that our fundamental belief is that for us growth is a way of life and we have to grow all the time.”

Sean Bean – 1959 – Actor

“My family thought the fascination with acting was just another fad.”

Al Unser, Jr. – 1962 – Race Car Driver

“Dad taught me everything I know.  Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows.”

Margaret Haddix – 1964 – Author

“I write a book over a period of months or years, and when I’m done with it, usually another year goes by before I see it in print.  It’s hard to be patient and wait.”

Dar Williams – 1967 – Musician

“Sometimes life gives us lessons sent in ridiculous packaging.”

Ashley Judd – 1968 – Actress (Ashley Tyler Ciminella)

“I think that being perceptive and having interests is nothing but an asset.”

Luis Miguel – 1970 – Musician

“I maintain my sanity by keeping my distance.”

James Franco – 1978 – Actor

“I don’t even like to sleep – I feel as if there’s too much to do.”

Kate Hudson – 1979 – Actress

“Honesty will never break you.”

Hayden Christensen – 1981 – Actor

“One of the things I find about acting is that the less the audience knows about the actor, the more they’re able to believe him in the role.”

Maria Sharapova – 1987 – Tennis Player

“I’m not the next anyone, I’m the first Maria Sharapova.”


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