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Herbert Hoover "Blessed are the young, for they will inherit the national debt."

Herbert Hoover
(08/10/1874 – 10/20/1964)
US President (31) (see all US Presidents)
"Two mothers-in-law."

Lord Russell of Killowen
(11/10/1832 – 08/10/1900)
Irish legislator , on the maximum punishment for bigamy
Norma Shearer "Scarlett O'Hara is going to be a thankless and difficult role. The part I'd like to play is Rhett Butler."

Norma Shearer
(08/10/1902 – 06/12/1983)
Canadian actor , was married to Irving Thalberg
"This isn't right. This isn't even wrong."

Wolfgang Pauli
(08/10/1913 – 12/06/1993)
US physicist , on a paper submitted by a colleague
Eddie Fisher "Debbie Reynolds was indeed the girl next door. But only if you lived next door to a self-centered, totally driven, insecure, untruthful phony."

Eddie Fisher
(08/10/1928 – 09/22/2010)
US actor , father (with Reynolds) of Carrie Fisher, was also married to Elizabeth Taylor, Connie Stevens, and two others
"People are lost today, and they always tell me we need another Billy Jack, who stood for moral and spiritual values and psychic truths."

Tom Laughlin
(08/10/1931 – )
US actor
Ian Anderson "A lot of pop music is about stealing pocket money from children."

Ian Anderson
(08/10/1947 – )
Scottish flautist (Jethro Tull)
Joe Jackson "Basically, rock'n'roll is about looking good, living fast, and dying young."

Joe Jackson
(08/10/1955 – )
US singer, pianist
Rosanna Arquette "I have trouble saying hu ... hu ... husband."

Rosanna Arquette
(08/10/1959 – )
US actor, Toto song (sister of Patricia and David Arquette; granddaughter of Clifford Arquette) , on marriage
Adela Rogers Saint Johns "I think every woman is entitled to a middle husband she can forget."

Adela Rogers St. Johns
(05/20/1894 – 08/10/1988)
US journalist
Isaac Hayes "“Have you ever wondered why young people take to music like fish to water? Maybe it's because music is fun. Plain and simple. It opens up their minds to dream great dreams about where they can go and what they can do when they get older."

Isaac Hayes
(08/20/1942 – 08/10/2008)
US composer, singer