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    Karl Jaspers

    Only then, approaching my fortieth birthday, I made philosophy my life's work.

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    Steven Wright

    I remember when the candle shop burned down. Everyone stood around singing 'Happy Birthday.'

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    Brian Tracy

    The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.

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    Isla Fisher

    I crashed my boyfriend's birthday when I was 12 years old. He didn't invite me and so I showed up.

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    John Burroughs

    To me - old age is always ten years older than I am.

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    Lauren Hutton

    We have to be able to grow up. Our wrinkles are our medals of the passage of life. They are what we have been through and who we want to be.

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    Gloria Stuart

    I'm amazed. When I was 40, I thought I'd never make 50. And at 50 I thought the frosting on the cake would be 60. At 60, I was still going strong and enjoying everything.

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    Ellen Glasgow

    It is lovely, when I forget all birthdays, including my own, to find that somebody remembers me.

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    Navjot Singh Sidhu

    We'll take the cake with the red cherry on top.

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    Bob Hope

    You know you're getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.

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    Charles Lamb

    New Year's Day is every man's birthday.

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    John Glenn

    There is still no cure for the common birthday.

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    Doug Coupland

    Handmade presents are scary because they reveal that you have too much free time.

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    Marie Antoinette

    Let them eat cake.

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    Johnny Vegas

    I used to be good with kids, but as I get older, I'm grumpy and terrible with them. As for doing a gig at a 6-year old's birthday party, you couldn't pay me enough.

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    Lucius Annaeus Seneca

    A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.

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    Robert Staughton Lynd

    Most of us can remember a time when a birthday - especially if it was one's own - brightened the world as if a second sun has risen.

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    Celine Dion

    I often buy myself presents. Sometimes I will spend $100,000 in one day in a posh boutique.

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    Golda Meir

    Being seventy is not a sin.

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    Jean Paul

    Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.

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    Loretta Lynn

    My biggest hero, Gregory Peck, was my birthday present on April 14, 1973. I just sat and stared at him.

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    Guy Johnson

    My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday, so I said I wanted to read poetry with her.

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    John Oates

    If you look over the years, the styles have changed - the clothes, the hair, the production, the approach to the songs. The icing to the cake has changed flavors. But if you really look at the cake itself, it's really the same.

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    Mitch Hedberg

    I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one. So I got a cake.

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    Brigham Young

    Love the giver more than the gift.

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    Bruce Barton

    If you can give your child only one gift, let it be enthusiasm.

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    Lionel Blue

    To my surprise, my 70s are nicer than my 60s and my 60s than my 50s, and I wouldn't wish my teens and 20s on my enemies.

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    Plautus

    Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words.

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    John Heywood

    Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?

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    Ella Fitzgerald

    The only thing better than singing is more singing.

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    Paris Hilton

    The way I see it, you should live everyday like its your birthday.

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    Sammy Hagar

    Every year on your birthday, you get a chance to start new.

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    Kurt Vonnegut

    About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm.

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    Jesse Jackson

    Your children need your presence more than your presents.

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    Catherine Bell

    The main prank that we play with props is for people's birthdays. The special effects people will put a little explosive in the cake so it blows up in their face - that's always fun to play on a guest star, or one of the trainees or someone who's new.

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    Mary Schmich

    Like many women my age, I am 28 years old.

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    Victoria Beckham

    I'm not materialistic. I believe in presents from the heart, like a drawing that a child does.

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    Samuel Johnson

    The return of my birthday, if I remember it, fills me with thoughts which it seems to be the general care of humanity to escape.

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    Oprah Winfrey

    The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.

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    Ruth Warrick

    I do like to shock and surprise people. When it's all in good fun, of course.

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    Jerry Seinfeld

    You know you're getting old when you get that one candle on the cake. It's like, 'See if you can blow this out.'

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    Eleanor Roosevelt

    I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.

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    Annette Funicello

    In 1993 my birthday present was a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.

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    Yoko Ono

    When I turned 60, it didn't bother me at all.

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    Stephen Hopkins

    I had a birthday one night on a farm we were shooting on. I walked into the tent, and there were 150 people waiting for me, all wearing masks of my face.

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    Lisa Loeb

    When someone asks if you'd like cake or pie, why not say you want cake and pie?

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    Lewis Carroll

    There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know.

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    Gloria Stuart

    When I was little I thought, isn't it nice that everybody celebrates on my birthday? Because it's July 4th.

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    Liv Tyler

    I cried on my 18th birthday. I thought 17 was such a nice age. You're young enough to get away with things, but you're old enough, too.

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    Gabriel Byrne

    Presents don't really mean much to me. I don't want to sound mawkish, but - it was the realization that I have a great many people in my life who really love me, and who I really love.

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    Barry White

    I quit high school on my birthday. It was my senior year and I didn't see the point. This was 1962, and I was ready to make music.

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    Voltaire

    God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.

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    Zane Grey

    I hate birthdays.

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    Satchel Paige

    How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?

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    Erma Bombeck

    A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife an electric skillet for her birthday.

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    E. Joseph Cossman

    The best way to remember your wife's birthday is to remember it once.

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    Thomas Fuller

    A gift, with a kind countenance, is a double present.

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    Jim Valvano

    My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.

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    C. S. Lewis

    Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.

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    Kirstie Alley

    I binge when I'm happy. When everything is going really well, every day is like I'm at a birthday party.

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    Sam Levenson

    It was on my fifth birthday that Papa put his hand on my shoulder and said, 'Remember, my son, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm.'

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    Art Buchwald

    This is a wonderful way to celebrate an 80th birthday... I wanted to be 65 again, but they wouldn't let me - Homeland Security.

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    Steven Wright

    For my birthday I got a humidifier and a de-humidifier... I put them in the same room and let them fight it out.

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    George Harrison

    All the world is birthday cake, so take a piece, but not too much.

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