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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!

December 6

on December 6, 2013
Noel Clarke

Noel Clarke (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Richard Harris Barham – 1788 – Comedian

“Ghosts, like ladies, never speak till spoke to.”

Susanna Moodie – 1803 – Author

“Ah, Hope!  What would life be stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of today, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow.”

Max Muller – 1823 – Educator

“A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, and man cannot live without love.”

Evelyn Underhill – 1875 – Writer

“Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience.”

Ira Gershwin – 1896 – Musician

“One can be very happy without demanding that others agree with them.”

Alfred Eisenstaedt – 1898 – Photographer

“Once the amateur’s naïve approach and humble willingness to learn fades away, the creative spirit of good photography dies with it.  Every professional should remain in his heart an amateur.”

George Porter – 1920 – Scientist

“I have no doubt that we will be successful in harnessing the sun’s energy.  If sunbeams were weapons of war, we would have had solar energy centuries ago.”

Robert Crandall – 1935 – Businessman

“If the Wright Brothers were alive today, Orville would have to lay off Wilbur.”

Bruce Nauman – 1941 – Sculptor

Janine Turner

Janine Turner (Photo credit: Alan Light)

“If you really want to do it, you do it.  There are no excuses.”

Peter Handke – 1942 – Novelist

“If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood.”

Steven Wright – 1955 – Comedian

“A lot of people are afraid of heights.  Not me, I’m afraid of widths.”

Janine Turner – 1962 – Actress

“My desire is to be a forgiving, non-judgmental person.”

Noel Clarke – 1975 – Actor

“I just started to write because I was fed up of not seeing the stories that I wanted, so I was like ‘Stop moaning and write something.'”


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