(Quote source: Brainyquote.com)
Born this day in 1873 (died 1954), french novelist Sidonie Gabrielle Colette:
“A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as a man. An intelligent woman gives up.”
British playwright Ken Hill (1937-1995):
“Childhood is a promise never kept.”
Born in 1945, British musician Robert Wyatt:
“I prefer the mystic clouds of nostalgia to the real thing…”
Other birthdays remembered today include Jackson Pollock, Claes Oldenberg, Arthur Rubinstein, Ernst Lubitch and Acker Bilk.