Millard Fillmore "May God save the country, for it is evident that the people will not."

Millard Fillmore
(01/07/1800 – 03/08/1874)
US President (13), VP (12)
Austin Phelps "Wear the old coat and buy the new book."

Austin Phelps
(01/07/1820 – 10/13/1890)
US educator, clergy ("Theory of Preaching")
"Tyranny is always better organised than freedom."

Charles Peguy
(01/07/1873 – 09/05/1914)
French philosopher ("God Speaks")
Zora Neale Hurston "Those that don't got it, can't show it. Those that got it, can't hide it."

Zora Neale Hurston
(01/07/1891 – 01/28/1960)
US writer ("Their Eyes Were Watching God")
Thelma McQueen "Now I am happy I did 'Gone With the Wind.' I wasn't when I was 28, but it's part of black history. You have no idea how hard it is for black actors, but things change, things blossom in time."

Butterfly McQueen
(01/07/1911 – 12/22/1995)
US actor ("Gone with the Wind")
Gerald Durrell "How long did it take six men to build a wall if three of them took a week? I recall that we spent almost as much time on this problem as the men spent on the wall."

Gerald Durrell
(01/07/1925 – 01/30/1995)
India-born English writer ("My Family and Other Animals")
"O God! Put back Thy universe and give me yesterday."

Henry Arthur Jones
(09/20/1851 – 01/07/1929)
English writer ("The Liars")
Nikola Tesla "If Edison had a needle to find in a haystack, he would proceed at once with the diligence of the bee to examine straw after straw until he found the object of his search."

Nikola Tesla
(07/10/1856 – 01/07/1943)
Serbian-US inventor ("My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla")
Jann S. Wenner "It's primarily not an intellectual thing."

Jann Wenner
(01/07/1946 – )
US writer, editor, "Rolling Stone" founder , on rock'n'roll
Katie Couric "I could announce one morning that the world was going to blow up in three hours and people would be calling in about my hair!"

Katie Couric
(01/07/1957 – )
US telejournalist
Nicolas Cage "To be a good actor you have to be something like a criminal, to be willing to break the rules to strive for something new."

Nicolas Cage
(01/07/1964 – )
US actor
(was married to Patricia Arquette, Lisa Marie Presley)
John Berryman "Bats have no bankers and they do not drink and cannot be arrested and pay no tax and, in general, bats have it made."

John Berryman
(10/25/1914 – 01/07/1972)
US writer ("The Dream Songs")
"The trouble with a man who takes his time is that he takes your time, too."

William Feather
(08/25/1889 – 01/07/1981)
US writer ("The Business of Life")
Michinomiya Hirohito "We have resolved to endure the unendurable and suffer what is insufferable."

Emperor Hirohito
(04/29/1901 – 01/07/1989)
Japanese leader
Nat Hentoff "Means and ends are central. If your means are corroded, your ends will be corroded. And if you're fighting to preserve liberty and you use means that eviscerate our liberties, the end will be corroded, too."

Nat Hentoff
(06/10/1925 – 01/07/2017)
US historian, critic ("Our Children Are Dying")
Moshe Arens "Terrorism and negotiations simply don't go together."

Moshe Arens
(12/27/1925 – 01/07/2019)
Lithuanian-Israeli politician
Tommy Lasorda "When Billy Martin reaches for a bar tab, his arm shrinks six inches."

Tommy Lasorda
(09/22/1927 – 01/07/2021)
US baseball coach