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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!

November 1

on November 1, 2013
Sholem Asch, Polish-born American novelist, dr...

Sholem Asch, Polish-born American novelist, dramatist, and essayist (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Matthew Hale – 1609 – Historian

“It is a sign that your reputation is small and sinking if your own tongue must praise you.”

Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux – 1636 – Poet

“However big the fool, there is always a bigger fool to admire him.”

John Joly – 1857 – Scientist

“All great results in our universe are founded in motions and forces the most minute.”

Stephen Crane – 1871 – Writer

“Every sin is the result of collaboration.”

Sholem Asch – 1880 – Novelist

“Writing comes more easily if you have something to say.”

Grantland Rice – 1880 – Journalist

“A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion.”

Hermann Broch – 1886 – Writer

“Those who live by the sea can hardly form a single thought of which the sea would not be part.”

Gordon R. Dickson – 1923 – Author

“Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.”

Charles Koch – 1935 – Businessman

“The role of business is to provide products and services that make people’s lives better – while using fewer resources – and to act lawfully and with integrity.”

Gary Player – 1935 – Athlete

“We create success or failure on the course primarily by our thoughts.”

Marci Wallace – 1942 – Actress

“I asked for help, which is the hardest thing in the world.”

aishwarya bachchan

aishwarya bachchan (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Dennis Muren – 1946 – Artist

“And I also trust that there’s more than one way to do something.”

Jim Steinman – 1948 – Musician

“If you don’t go over the top you can’t see what’s on the other side.”

Lyle Lovett – 1956 – Musician

“Fortunately, I’ve never had a job.”

Rachel Ticotin – 1958 – Actress

“If you care about yourself and what you do, you get nervous about it.  You just don’t take the money and go home.”

Charlie Kaufman – 1958 – Writer

“Constantly talking isn’t necessarily communicating.”

Tim Cook – 1960 – Businessman

“Life is fragile.  We’re not guaranteed a tomorrow so give it everything you’ve got.”

Bob Wells – 1966 – Athlete

“Your true value depends entirely on what you are compared with.”

Toni Collette – 1971 – Actress

“The better you know yourself, the better your relationship with the rest of the world.”

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – 1973 – Actress

“I always believed that my silence on several topics will be an advantage in the long run.”

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