Quote Queen

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 31

on December 31, 2013



Jacques Cartier – 1491 – Explorer

“I am inclined to believe that this is the land God gave to Cain.”

Hermon Boerhaave – 1668 – Scientist

“The great seal of truth is simplicity.”

Horace Smith – 1779 – Poet

“Inconsistency is the only thing in which men are consistent.”

Alexander Smith – 1830 – Poet

“Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.”

Henri Matisse – 1869 – Artist

“Creativity takes courage.”

Elizabeth Arden – 1878 – Businesswoman

“Every woman has the right to be beautiful.”

George C. Marshall – 1880 – Soldier

“When a thing is done, it’s done.  Don’t look back.  Look forward to your next objective.”

Anthony Hopkins – 1937 – Actor

“I’m one of the slowest drivers on the road.  I mosey along.  If you’re doing anything too fast, including living life too fast, that creates sudden death.  If I have to be somewhere on time, I make sure I leave early enough.”

John Denver – 1943 – Musician

“I don’t want to just entertain people.  I want to touch them.”

Connie Willis – 1945 – Writer

“I hate sequels.  They’re never as good as the first book.”

Diane von Furstenberg – 1946 – Designer

“Insecurity is a waste of time.”

Val Kilmer – 1959 – Actor

“Without deadlines and restrictions I just tend to become preoccupied with other things.”

Lance Reddick – 1962 – Actor

“Don’t be a victim; if you want to make movies, make movies.”

Nicholas Sparks – 1965 – Author

“I don’t know that love changes.  People change.  Circumstances change.”

Junot Diaz – 1968 – Writer

“Colleagues are a wonderful thing – but mentors, that’s where the real work gets done.”

Joey McIntyre – 1972 – Musician

“I don’t mind being the brunt of a joke, so long as it’s a good one.”

Patrick Chan – 1990 – Athlete

“Experience is a funny thing.  You don’t always have it when you need it.”

Gabby Douglas – 1995 – Athlete

“Gold medals are made out of your sweat, blood, and tears, and effort in the gym every day, and sacrificing a lot.”


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