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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 26

Pioneering broadcast journalist Eric Sevareid.

Pioneering broadcast journalist Eric Sevareid. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

William Cowper – 1731 – Poet

“Variety’s the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavor.”

Ellen G. White – 1827 – Writer

“Talk unbelief, and you will have unbelief; but talk faith, and you will have faith.  According to the seed sown will be the harvest.”

Major Taylor – 1878 – Athlete

“I would advise all youths aspiring to athletic fame or a professional career to practice clean living, fair play and good sportsmanship.”

Eugene Ionesco – 1912- Dramatist

“It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question.”

Eric Sevareid – 1912 – Journalist

“Consultant:  any ordinary guy more than fifty miles from home.”

Charles M. Schutlz – 1922 – Cartoonist

“Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today.  It is already tomorrow in Australia.”

Robert Goulet – 1933 – Actor and Singer

“I wanted to be a plumber.”

Celia Green – 1935 – Author

Robert Goulet

Robert Goulet (Photo credit: sarahinvegas)

“The way to do research is to attack the facts at the point of greatest astonishment.”

Rich Little – 1938 – Impressionist and Comedian

“If you become president, you’re guaranteed to develop some nervous habit.”

Tina Turner – 1939 – Singer (Anna Mae Bullock)

“There is no strict regimen that says when you are in your late 40s you cannot wear a mini-dress.”

Greg Brenneman – 1961 – Businessman

“Business is a team sport.”

Enric Sala – 1968 – Explorer

“The ocean is like a checking account where everybody withdraws but nobody makes a deposit.  This is what’s happening because of overfishing.”

Ryan Robbins – 1971 – Actor

“Everything in moderation, and there’s a perfect balance in this life if we can find it.”

Arjun Rampal – 1972 – Actor

“Everybody can be desirable if they take care of themselves.”

James Dashner – 1972 – Author

“I don’t think anything’s more rewarding than hearing that you’ve helped someone gain a love of reading.”

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