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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!

October 9

English: Photograph of Marina Tsetaeva

English: Photograph of Marina Tsetaeva (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

John Clayton – 1709 – Clergyman

“Just as a puppy can be more of a challenge than a gift, so too can the holidays.”

Lewis Cass – 1782 – Soldier

“People may doubt what you say, but they will believe what you do.”

Helene Deutsch – 1884 – Psychologist

“After all, the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth.”

Marina Tsvetaeva – 1892 – Poet

“My desk, most loyal friend thank you.  You’ve been with me on every road I’ve taken.  My scar and my protection.”

Bruce Catton – 1899 – Historian

“Sooner or later you must move down an unknown road that leads beyond the range of the imagination, and the only certainty is that the trip has to be made.”

Yusef Lateef – 1920 – Musician

“When the soul looks out of its body, it should see only beauty in its path.  These are the sights we must hold in mind, in order to move to a higher place.”

Donald Sinden – 1923 – Actor

“An actor who knows his business ought to be able to make the London telephone directory sound enthralling.”

Ted Solotaroff – 1928 – Writer

“Aggression, the writer’s main source of energy.”

John Pilger – 1939 – Journalist

“Official truths are often powerful illusions.”

John Lennon – 1940 – Musician

“Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.”

Brian Lamb – 1941 – Businessman

“My basic approach to interviewing is to ask the basic questions that might even sound naïve, or not intellectual.  Sometimes when you ask the simple questions like ‘Who are you?’ or ‘What do you do?’ you learn the most.”

Trent Lott – 1941 – Politician

“Freedom is never easily won, but once established, freedom lasts, spreads and chokes out tyranny.”

John Entwistle – 1944 – Musician

“What I feel I am doing now is giving to the people what they paid for but never actually heard before.”

Jackson Browne – 1948 – Musician

“You can take as much as you can from the generation that has preceded you, but then it’s up to you to make something new.”

Sharon Osbourne – 1952 – Entertainer

English: John Lennon Deutsch: John Lennon

English: John Lennon Deutsch: John Lennon (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“Your gut is always right.”

John O’Hurley – 1954 – Actor

“I never like to think of anything from an ending point.”

Scott Bakula – 1954 – Actor

“The biggest challenge for everybody to realize out there is that we’re in a very complicated business world and that we’re all under one umbrella and it’s very challenging for everybody to figure out where the priorities lie and where the loyalties lie.”

Al Jourgensen – 1958 – Musician

“Everything shapes you to be the person you are today.  Sometimes hard lessons pay off dividends.”

Brian Moynihan – 1959 – Businessman

“This is a marathon in life.  You can’t be sprinting all the time or else you wear yourself out.  You have to make sure you’re taking care of yourself, keeping yourself grounded and not letting every little thing get you worked up.”

Mike Singletary – 1959 – Athlete

“Do you know what my favorite part of the game is?  The opportunity to play.”

Bobby Flay – 1964 – Chef

“Go vegetable heavy.  Reverse the psychology of your plate by making meat the side dish and vegetables the main course.”

Sean Lennon – 1975 – Musician

“I like music because it’s the only invisible art form.”

Scotty McCreery – 1993 – Musician

“What makes me unique is that I’m normal.”

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