María Rosalía Rita de Castro "I see my path, but I don't know where it leads. Not knowing where I'm going is what inspires me to travel it."

Rosalia de Castro
(02/24/1837 – 07/15/1885)
Spanish writer ("Follas novas")
"Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance."

Walter Benjamin
(07/15/1892 – 09/26/1940)
German writer ("The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction")
"Reason itself is fallible, and this fallibility must find a place in our logic." *

Nicola Abbagnano
(07/15/1901 – 09/09/1990)
Italian existential philosopher ("Le sorgenti irrazionali del pensiero (The Irrational Sources of Thought?)")
Anton Chekhov "Doctors are the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too."

Anton Chekhov
(01/29/1860 – 07/15/1904)
Russian writer ("The Cherry Orchard")
"Many persons have difficulty remembering what President Franklin Pierce is best remembered for, and he is therefore probably best forgotten."

Richard Armour
(07/15/1906 – 02/28/1989)
US humorist ("It All Started with Eve")
Iris Murdoch "A bad review is even less important than whether it is raining in Patagonia."

Iris Murdoch
(07/15/1919 – 02/08/1999)
Irish writer ("Under the Net")
"To grow mature is to separate more distinctly, to connect more closely."

Hugo von Hofmannsthal
(02/01/1874 – 07/15/1929)
Austrian writer ("The Lord Chandos Letter")
"My friends joke that I raised the Titanic and never left the Rockies."

Clive Cussler
(07/15/1931 – 02/24/2020)
US writer ("Raise the Titanic!")
Alex Karras "My best score ever was 103, but I've only been playing 15 years."

Alex Karras
(07/15/1935 – 10/10/2012)
US athlete, actor , on golf
Linda Ronstadt "I wish I had as much in bed as I get in the newspapers."

Linda Ronstadt
(07/15/1946 – )
US singer ("Blue Bayou")
(was engaged to George Lucas; dated Jerry Brown, Jim Carrey)
Ariadne-Anna Stassinopoulou "When I was a Republican, Saddam Hussein was our ally, George Bush owned a mediocre baseball team, Enron was a respected energy company and Michael Jackson was still black."

Arianna Huffington
(07/15/1950 – )
Greek politician ("How to Overthrow the Government")
James George Janos "I think, in 2008, we need a pro wrestler in the White House."

Jesse Ventura
(07/15/1951 – )
US wrestler, politician, nutball
Joe Satriani "Guitars are fun. There are plenty of different kinds to play. They look cool. They sound cool. Don't you want to play guitar?"

Joe Satriani
(07/15/1956 – )
US guitarist ("Summer Song")
Kim Alexis "Modeling is a lonely business."

Kim Alexis
(07/15/1960 – )
US supermodel
Forest Whitaker "I can play a man who's despicable. But I'll still look inside him to find a point of connection. If I can find that kernel, audiences will relate to me."

Forest Whitaker
(07/15/1961 – )
US actor ("The Last King of Scotland")
Gitte Nielsen "I'm not a beautiful person and I never have been. My ex Sylvester Stallone was obsessed with my looks. He got my profile carved into the place settings of our crystal dining table. And he commissioned a bronze statue of the two of us in our underwear for his garden. It was so embarrassing. But I never understood his fascination."

Brigitte Nielsen
(07/15/1963 – )
Danish actor ("Red Sonja")
"The moment a little boy is concerned with which is a jay and which is a sparrow, he can no longer see the birds or hear them sing."

Eric Berne
(03/10/1910 – 07/15/1970)
US psychiatrist, writer ("Games People Play")