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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!

May 5

Soren Kierkegaard studying

Soren Kierkegaard studying (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Soren Kierkegaard – 1813 – Philosopher

“Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.”

Karl Marx – 1818 – Philosopher

“Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.”

Nellie Bly – 1864 – Journalist (Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman)

“It is only after one is in trouble that one realizes how little sympathy and kindness there are in the world.”

Christopher Morley – 1890 – Actor

“There was so much handwriting on the wall that even the wall fell down.”

James Beard – 1903 – Chef and Writer

“Too few people understand a really good sandwich.”

Joseph Stefano – 1922 – Writer

“We all go a little mad sometimes.”

Barbara Taylor Bradford – 1933 – Novelist

“When you are a strong woman, you will attract trouble.  When a man feels threatened, there is always trouble.”

Bernard Pivot – 1935 – Journalist

“It is very difficult to generalize.  Everyone’s adventure is original.”

Tammy Wynette – 1942 – Musician

“Stand by your man.  Give him two arms to cling to and something warm to come to.”

Kurt Loder – 1945 – Journalist

English: Nellie Bly. Pseudonym of Elizabeth Co...

English: Nellie Bly. Pseudonym of Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman (1867-1922); head and shoulders, facing left. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“If you ask questions that interest you, you’ll get answers that interest your audience.”

Richard E. Grant – 1957 – Actor

“Always have an answer – even if you change your mind five minutes later.”

Brian Williams – 1959 – Journalist

“Since light travels faster than sound, some people appear to be bright until you hear them speak.”

Tina Yothers – 1973 – Actress

“You just have to have the guidance to lead you in the direction until you can to it yourself.”

Chris Brown – 1989 – Musician

“Follow your dreams.  Just make sure to have fun too.”

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