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!

June 10

on June 10, 2013

Frederick Albert Cook – 1865 – Explorer

“We were the only pulsating creatures in a dead world of ice.”

Hattie McDaniel – 1895 – Actress

“I did my best, and God did the rest.”

Saul Bellow – 1914 – Novelist

“When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.”

Prince Philip – 1921 – British Royalty

“When a man opens a car door for his wife, it’s either a new car or a new wife.”

Judy Garland – 1933 – Actress

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.”

Maurice Sendak – 1928 – Artist

“Childhood is a tricky business. Usually, something goes wrong.”

E. O. Wilson – 1929 – Scientist

“You are capable of more than you know.  Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path.  Aim high.  Behave honorably.  Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure.  Persist!  The world needs all you can give.”

F. Lee Bailey – 1933 – Lawyer

“Can any of you seriously say the Bill of Rights could get through Congress today?  It wouldn’t even get out of committee.”

Jeff Greenfield – 1943 – Journalist

“I got into television because I hated it so.  I thought, there’s some way of using this fabulous instrument to be of nurture to those who would watch and listen.”

Eliot Spitzer – 1959 – Lawyer

“I don’t care about motivation.  I care about credibility.”

Gina Gershon – 1962 – Actress

“In any profession, there’s a sleazy side and an honorable side.”

Elisabeth Shue – 1963 – Actress

“Every experience makes you grow.”

Jimmy Chamberlin – 1964 – Musician

“If you put the right things out there the right things will happen.”

Joey Santiago – 1965 – Musician

“It’s always nice to end your sentence with an exclamation mark, and not a comma.”

Elizabeth Hurley – 1965 – Actress

“Nothing irrates me more than chronic laziness in others.  Mind you, it’s only mental sloth I object to.  Physical sloth can be heavenly.”

Shane West – 1978 – Actor

“Sexy, to me, doesn’t have anything to do with beautiful.”

Tara Lipinski – 1982 – Athlete

“The sound of the blades on the ice in the morning is like smelling fresh coffee.”

Kate Upton – 1992 – Model

“I hate exercising self-control.”

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