William Cowper "O, popular applause! what heart of man
Is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms?"

William Cowper
(11/26/1731 – 04/25/1800)
English writer
"I ask no favors for my sex. All I ask of our brethren is that they will take their feet from our necks."

Sarah Moore Grimke
(11/26/1792 – 12/23/1873)
US abolitionist, suffragist (sister of Angelina Grimke Weld)
Mary Edwards Walker "You [men] are not our protectors—If you were, who would there be to protect us from?"

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker
(11/26/1832 – 02/21/1919)
US physician, surgeon, medal of honor recipient
Isabella Baumfree "The rich rob the poor and the poor rob one another."

Sojourner Truth
(11/18/1797 – 11/26/1883)
US abolitionist
"He's miscast and she's Miss Taylor."

Emlyn Williams
(11/26/1905 – 09/25/1987)
Welsh critic , on Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor
Vernon Louis Gómez "I've got a new invention. It's a revolving bowl for tired goldfish."

Lefty Gómez
(11/26/1908 – 02/17/1989)
US baseball player
Eugene Ionesco "You've always made the mistake of being yourself."

Eugene Ionesco
(11/26/1909 – 03/28/1994)
Roumanian playwright
Eric Sevareid "Dealing with network executives is like being nibbled to death by ducks."

Eric Sevareid
(11/26/1912 – 07/09/1992)
US telejournalist
Charles Monroe Schulz "Sometimes I lie awake at night, and I ask, 'Where have I gone wrong?' Then a voice says to me, 'This is going to take more than one night'."

Charles M. Schulz
(11/26/1922 – 02/12/2000)
US comic artist (Peanuts)
Robert Goulet "But I don't work out. I pay people to do that for me."

Robert Goulet
(11/26/1933 – 10/30/2007)
Canadian singer
"Frank Sinatra taught me how to do him. It took me seven years to master him. He would tell me, tap your foot, Rich, and don't forget to grasp your sleeve."

Rich Little
(11/26/1938 – )
Canadian comic, impersonator
Anna Mae Bullock "I look at what's there. What's there is legs and hair."

Tina Turner
(11/26/1939 – )
US singer
Bruce Paltrow "Don't dumb it down. The audience is smart and gets what you are doing."

Bruce Paltrow
(11/26/1943 – 10/03/2002)
US actor (was married to Blythe Danner; father of Gwyneth Paltrow)
Cyril Connolly "Imprisoned in every fat man a thin one is wildly signalling to be let out."

Cyril Connolly
(09/10/1903 – 11/26/1974)
English writer
Israel Ehrenberg "The cultured man is an artist, an artist in humanity."

Ashley Montagu
(06/28/1905 – 11/26/1999)
English anthropologist
"A topologist is one who doesn't know the difference between a doughnut and a coffee cup." *

John L. Kelley
(12/06/1916 – 11/26/1999)
US topologist
Bernardo Bertolucci "I think that I used to love Hollywood movies. I remember great phases and moments. But, unfortunately, now is not the moment."

Bernardo Bertolucci
(03/16/1941 – 11/26/2018)
Italian director
"Canada Post doesn't really charge 32 cents for a stamp. It's 2 cents for postage, and 30 cents for storage." *

Gerald Regan
(02/13/1928 – 11/26/2019)
Canadian premier