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Mahmoud Abbas
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Author Profession: Palestinian Statesman
Born: 1935-03-26
Died: —

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We always have hoped that American diplomacy deploys itself in dialogue and persuasion rather than by ultimatums. That is the path we want in international relations.
Keira Knightley
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Author Profession: English Actress
Born: 1985-03-26
Died: —

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I dont think that you can fake warmth. You can fake lust, jealousy, anger, those are all quite easy. But actual, genuine warmth? I dont think you can fake it.
Martin Short
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Author Profession: Canadian comic, actor
Born: 1950-03-26
Died: —

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Sometimes between takes, I'll spin to disorient myself.
Bianca Kajlich
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Author Profession: US Actress
Born: 1977-03-26
Died: —

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Bianca Kajlich

In 2003, he was hit by a subway in Prague and lost both of his legs. It made me realize that we take for granted every step we take, and my brother now has to physically challenge himself to take each step in his prosthetic.
Paul Erdos
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Author Profession: Hungarian mathematician
Born: 1913-03-26
Died: 1996-09-20

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Why are numbers beautiful? It's like asking why is Beethoven's Ninth Symphony beautiful. If you don't see why, someone can't tell you. I know numbers are beautiful. If they aren't beautiful, nothing is.
Tennessee Williams
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Author Profession: Theater Influences Clarence Darrow, Anton Chekhov, D.H. Lawrence edit data
Born: 1911-03-26
Died: 1983-02-25

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If I got rid of my demons, I?d lose my angels. Tennessee Williams, Conversations with Tennessee Williams
Robert Frost
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Author Profession: Poetry edit data Flinty, moody, plainspoken and deep, Robert Frost was one of America's most popular 20th-century poets.
Born: 1874-03-26
Died: 1963-01-29

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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Robert Frost
Alan Arkin
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Author Profession: US Actor
Born: 1934-03-26
Died: —

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Alan Arkin

I did a couple of movies in Brazil, and the actors were incredibly congenial and hung out together a lot. Even the biggest stars would do radio commercials - theyre not put on a pedestal like they are in the United States.
Bernard Katz
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Author Profession: German Scientist
Born: 1911-03-26
Died: 2003-04-20

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Bernard Katz

Organized religion: the worlds largest pyramid scheme.
James Caan
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Author Profession: US Actor
Born: 1940-03-26
Died: —

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James Caan

No matter what heights you achieve, even if youre Brad Pitt, the slide is coming, sure as death and taxes.
James Iha
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Author Profession: US Musician
Born: 1968-03-26
Died: —

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James Iha

I love a lot of the New York bands, but Patti Smith stands out. I just read Just Kids and its an inspirational, well-written account of an emerging New York artist in the late seventies.
Joe Anderson
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Author Profession: English Actor
Born: 1982-03-26
Died: —

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Im completely dyslexic, so academia was never really my path.
Jon Huntsman, Jr.
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Author Profession: US Politician
Born: 1960-03-26
Died: —

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Jon Huntsman, Jr.

When America closes its doors, so does everybody else. We are the primary engine of growth in the world and we are the only beacon of free trade left, and open markets.
Joseph Campbell
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Author Profession: US Author
Born: 1904-03-26
Died: 1987-10-31

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We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
Larry Page
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Author Profession: US Businessman
Born: 1973-03-26
Died: —

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Larry Page

Were at maybe 1% of what is possible. Despite the faster change, were still moving slow relative to the opportunities we have. I think a lot of that is because of the negativity... Every story I read is Google vs someone else. Thats boring. We should be focusing on building the things that dont exist.
Marcus Allen
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Author Profession: US Athlete
Born: 1960-03-26
Died: —

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Marcus Allen

Thats why, to experience that, you know for a fact that a human being is capable of so much more, because to go to that place and to step outside yourself and observe yourself do these things, while the rest of the world is moving in slow motion, is really incredible.
Sandra Day O'Connor
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Author Profession: US Judge
Born: 1930-03-26
Died: —

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Sandra Day O'Connor

As a citizen, you need to know how to be a part of it, how to express yourself - and not just by voting.
Shirin Neshat
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Author Profession: Iranian Artist
Born: 1957-03-26
Died: —

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Shirin Neshat

Magical realism allows an artist like myself to inject layers of meaning without being obvious. In American culture, where there is freedom of expression, this approach may seem forced, unnecessary and misunderstood. But this system of communication has become very Iranian.
William Hague
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Author Profession: British Politician
Born: 1961-03-26
Died: —

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William Hague

When we have a Deputy Prime Minister who tells people not to drive cars but has two Jags himself, and where the Minister who tells people not to have two homes turns out to have nine himself no wonder the public believe politicians are hypocrites.
Viktor E. Frankl
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Author Profession: Memoir, Psychology, Philosophy
Born: 1905-03-26
Died: 1997-09-02

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When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves. Viktor E. Frankl, Man's Search for Meaning
General William Westmoreland
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Author Profession: US military
Born: 1914-03-26
Died: 2005-07-18

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General William Westmoreland

The military don't start wars. Politicians start wars.
Gregory Corso
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Author Profession: US writer
Born: 1930-03-26
Died: 2001-01-17

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Gregory Corso

They, that unnamed 'they,' they've knocked me down but I got up. I always get upand I swear when I went down quite often I took the fall, nothing moves a mountain but itself. They, I've long ago named them me.

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