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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!

July 26

on July 26, 2013
English: George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright...

English: George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright, photographed by the press in 1909 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

George Bernard Shaw – 1856 – Playwright

“Liberty means responsibility; that is why most men dread it.”

Carl Jung – 1875 – Psychiatrist

“Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart.  Who looks outside, dreams.  Who looks inside, awakens.”

Aldous Huxley – 1894 – Novelist

“Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you.”

Robert Graves – 1895 – Novelist

“There’s no money in poetry, but then there’s no poetry in money, either.”

Gracie Allen – 1895 – Comedianne

“Brains, integrity, and force may be all very well, but what you need today is Charm.  Go ahead and work on your economic programs if you want to, I’ll develop my radio personality.”

Mick Jagger – 1943 – Musician

“The past is a great place and I don’t want to erase it or to regret it, but I don’t want to be its prisoner either.”

Helen Mirren – 1945 – Actress

“We’re all idiots when we’re young.  We don’t think we are, but we are.  So we should be.”

Dorothy Hamill – 1956 – Athlete

“I was passionate.  I found something that I loved.  I could be all alone in a big old skating rink and nobody could get near me and I didn’t have to talk to anybody because of my shyness.  It was great.  I was in my fantasy world.”

Andy Goldsworthy – 1956 – Artist

“People also leave presence in a place even when they are no longer there.”

Gerald Arpey – 1958 – Businessman

Helen Mirren at the Orange British Academy Fil...

Helen Mirren at the Orange British Academy Film Awards in London’s Royal Opera House (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“We need to take excellent care of our customers, and do so at a profit.”

Kevin Spacey – 1959 – Actor

“Success is like death.  The more successful you become, the higher the houses in the hills get and the higher the fences get.”

Sandra Bullock – 1964 – Actress

“I’m a true believer in karma.  You get what you give, whether it’s bad or good.”

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