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LL Cool J
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Author Profession: US Musician
Born: 1968-01-14
Died: —

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LL Cool J

Stay focused, go after your dreams and keep moving toward your goals.
Mark Addy
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Author Profession: English Actor
Born: 1964-01-14
Died: —

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Its nice to have material things but theyre very superficial arent they?
Albert Schweitzer
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Author Profession: Religion & Spirituality, Biblical Criticism, History
Born: 1875-01-14
Died: 1965-09-04

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Albert Schweitzer

Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being. Albert Schweitzer
Marcus Antonius

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Author Profession: Roman politician and general who played a critical role in the transformation of the Roman Republic from an oligarchy into the autocratic Roman Empire.
Born: 83-01-14 BC
Died: 30-08-30 BC

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Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those very things for which you are angry and grieved.
Faye Dunaway

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Author Profession: US actress. She has won an Academy Award, three Golden Globes, a BAFTA, an Emmy.
Born: 1941-01-14
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Faye Dunaway

You are not an extra in somebody else's film. You are the star in your own life.
Steven Andrew Soderbergh

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Author Profession: US film producer, director, screenwriter, cinematographer and editor.
Born: 1963-01-14
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Steven Andrew Soderbergh

I had more fun making Traffic than either of the Ocean's films.
Andy Rooney
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Author Profession: Nonfiction, Humor edit data
Born: 1919-01-14
Died: 2011-11-04

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Andy Rooney

Yes, we praise women over 40 for a multitude of reasons. Unfortunately, it's not reciprocal. For every stunning, smart, well-coiffed, hot woman over 40, there is a bald, paunchy relic in yellow pants making a fool of himself with some 22-year old waitress. Ladies, I apologize. For all those men who say, 'Why buy the cow when you can get the milk for free?', here's an update for you. Nowadays 80% of women are against marriage. Why? Because women realize it's not worth buying an entire pig just to get a little sausage! Andy Rooney
Holland Taylor
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Author Profession: US Actress
Born: 1943-01-14
Died: —

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Holland Taylor

I notice that most of the men who tease me about my hair, dont have any.
Hal Roach
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Author Profession: US filmmaker
Born: 1892-01-14
Died: 1992-11-02

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Hal Roach

In those days, there was one secret to making good comedy. If it made the audience laugh, it was a good comedy.
John Dos Passos
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1896-01-14
Died: 1970-09-28

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John Dos Passos

If there is a special Hell for writers it would be in the forced contemplation of their own works.
Sir Cecil Beaton
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Author Profession: English photographer, fashion designer
Born: 1904-01-14
Died: 1980-01-18

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Sir Cecil Beaton

Never in the history of fashion has so little material been raised so high to reveal so much that needs to be covered so badly.
Tillie Olsen
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1912-01-14
Died: 2007-01-01

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Tillie Olsen

And when is there time to remember, to sift, to weigh, to estimate, to total?
Julian Bond
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Author Profession: US Rep (GA)
Born: 1940-01-14
Died: 2015-08-15

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Julian Bond

I don't think you'll have to worry that this mental midget, this hillbilly Hitler from Alabama, is anywhere near becoming the nominee of the Democratic Party.
Maureen Dowd
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Author Profession: US journalist (NY Times)
Born: 1952-01-14
Died: —

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Maureen Dowd

The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
Emily Watson
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Author Profession: English actor
Born: 1967-01-14
Died: —

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Emily Watson

I was a normal, rather dutiful child. I didn't even rebel as a teenager.
Edward St Aubyn
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Author Profession: British Author
Born: 1960-01-14
Died: —

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Edward St Aubyn

Proust is a hero of mine. I read A la recherche in one go, and Im a very slow reader. It had an astonishing impact, reading it on my own and being my main company. I think Proust is the most intelligent person to ever have written a novel.
Eric Alterman
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Author Profession: US Writer
Born: 1960-01-14
Died: —

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Eric Alterman

Half the U.S. population owns barely 2 percent of its wealth, putting the United States near Rwanda and Uganda and below such nations as pre-Arab Spring Tunisia and Egypt when measured by degrees of income inequality.
Franklin Raines
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Author Profession: US Businessman
Born: 1949-01-14
Died: —

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Franklin Raines

The automatic stabilizer is unemployment insurance, food stamps, additional coverage of Medicaid.
Giulio Andreotti
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Author Profession: Italian Politician
Born: 1919-01-14
Died: 2013-05-06

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Giulio Andreotti

You sin in thinking bad about people - but, often, you guess right.
Jordan Ladd
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Author Profession: US Actress
Born: 1975-01-14
Died: —

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Jordan Ladd

All I know is movies, I went to school, but movies are my reference point for everything. I figured Id have to P.A. or intern in the art department. Because the filmmaking process is so many people creating to make one piece of magic, so Ive always wanted to be involved. With the acting, I doubted it.
Lawrence Kasdan
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Author Profession: US Producer
Born: 1949-01-14
Died: —

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Lawrence Kasdan

Being a writer is like having homework every night for the rest of your life.