Daniel Foe "The best of men cannot suspend their fate:
The good die early, and the bad die late."

Daniel Defoe
(09/13/1660 – 04/24/1731)
English writer
Anthony Trollope "Life is so unlike theory."

Anthony Trollope
(04/24/1815 – 12/06/1882)
English writer
Arthur Christopher Benson "I don't like authority. At least I don't like other people's authority."

A. C. Benson
(04/24/1862 – 06/17/1925)
English writer , brother of E. F. Benson
Robert Penn Warren "Poets, we know, are terribly sensitive people, and in my observation one of the things they are most sensitive about is money."

Robert Penn Warren
(04/24/1905 – 09/15/1989)
US writer
Leonard Lebitsky "There's nothing wrong with you that reincarnation won't cure."

Jack E. Leonard
(04/24/1910 – 05/10/1973)
US comic actor , to Ed Sullivan
"I cannot say that Mailer was drunk the whole time he was on camera. I can only *hope* he was drunk."

Stanley Kauffmann
(04/24/1916 – 10/09/2013)
US critic , on author Norman Mailer's acting in the film 'Wild 90'
Willem de Kooning "The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all of your time."

Willem de Kooning
(04/24/1904 – 03/19/1997)
Dutch-US artist
Shirley MacLean Beaty "I've made so many movies playing a hooker that they don't pay me in the regular way any more. They leave it on the dresser."

Shirley MacLaine
(04/24/1934 – )
US actor (sister of Warren Beatty)
Finley Peter Dunne "Don't jump on a man unless he's down."

Finley Peter Dunne
(07/10/1867 – 04/24/1936)
US writer
Sue Grafton "If high heels were so wonderful, men would be wearing them."

Sue Grafton
(04/24/1940 – 12/28/2017)
US writer ; they are, honey
Richard M. Daley, Jr. "[I propose to create a] Commission on Erections and Mounting."

Richard M. Daley, Jr.
(04/24/1942 – )
US mayor (Chicago) (son of Richard J. Daley)
Lucy Maud Montgomery "There are so many unpleasant things in the world already that there is no use in imagining any more."

Lucy Maud Montgomery
(11/30/1874 – 04/24/1942)
Canadian writer (Anne of the Green Gables)
Barbara Joan Streisand "Why is it men are permitted to be obsessed about their work, but women are only permitted to be obsessed about men?"

Barbra Streisand
(04/24/1942 – )
US singer, actor (was married to Elliott Gould)
Willa Cather "I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do."

Willa Cather
(12/07/1873 – 04/24/1947)
US writer
"I don't happen to belong to that branch of the sheep family that will follow a belwether over a precipice." *

John Ashbrook
(09/21/1928 – 04/24/1982)
US Rep (OH)
Pat Paulsen "If Iowa is the 'heart' land, what part of the human body is Los Angeles?"

Pat Paulsen
(07/06/1927 – 04/24/1997)
US comic, presidential candidate
Josephine Esther Mentzer "If you don't sell, it's not the product that's wrong, it's you."

Estee Lauder
(07/01/1906 – 04/24/2004)
US cosmetician
Sathyanarayana Raju "When calamity approaches, discrimination departs."

Sathya Sai Baba
(11/23/1926 – 04/24/2011)
Indian guru