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24 Weird Albert Einstein Facts And Quotes That Will Blow Your Mind

One of the Albert Einstein facts that everyone knows is his scientific formulation of E=mc2 and that he was a mega-genius with a quirky sense of humor.

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“The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.”Albert Einstein

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Einstein jokingly says there are no limits to the stupidity of some people, but he also offered sage advice for people with a creative mind.

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“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”Albert Einstein

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3. Albert Einstein Facts – His Brain Is In a Jar

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In 1955 upon his death, Albert Einstein’s brain was removed from his body. Without permission from Einstein or his family, the pathologist conducting the autopsy kept Einstein’s brain in a jar, chopped up into 200 pieces.

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“If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.”Albert Einstein

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In 1998, the 85-year-old pathologist Dr. Harvey gave Einstein’s brain to Princeton University, where he worked decades earlier.

5. Albert Einstein Facts – He Could Have Become The President Of Israel

A few days after first President of Israel died on November 9, 1952, Albert Einstein was asked if he would accept the position of being the second president of Israel.

Einstein, who was just 3 years away from his own death, declined the offer by writing in his official letter of refusal that he not only lacked the “natural aptitude and the experience to deal properly with people,” but also, he was getting old. He was 73 at the time.

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“Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.”Albert Einstein

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7. Albert Einstein Facts – He Refused To Wear Socks

One of the greatest geniuses of our time who discovered the fundamental rules of the universe had a rule for his own feet. No socks. Ever!

Whether it was out sailing or to a formal dinner at the White House, Albert Einstein went without socks everywhere who thought socks were a pain because they would often get holes in them.

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“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.”Albert Einstein

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He didn’t like holes in his theories – or his socks.

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“Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”Albert Einstein

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10. Albert Einstein Facts – He Encouraged Development Of The Atomic Bomb – And Designed A Fridge

Albert Einstein helped pave the way for the atomic bomb to become a reality. Albert Einstein had a large impact on the war effort and supported America during The Cold War.

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“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.”Albert Einstein

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In 1939, alarmed by the rise of Nazi Germany, Einstein wrote a letter to American president Franklin D. Roosevelt warning that Nazi Germany might be conducting research into developing an atomic bomb and urged the United States to develop its own.

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“I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.”Albert Einstein

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Although Einstein was a brilliant physicist, the army considered him to be a security risk.

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“Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.”Albert Einstein

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Einstein also invented a refrigerator that operated on alcohol gas that never went into production because new technology superseded it.

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“I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”Albert Einstein

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15. Albert Einstein Facts – He Married His Cousin

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After Einstein divorced his first wife, Mileva Maric, he married his close cousin, Elsa Loewenthal (nee Einstein). Elsa was related to Albert on both sides of his family. Albert’s mother and Elsa’s mother were sisters, plus Albert’s father and Elsa’s father were cousins.

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“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”Albert Einstein

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Before marrying Elsa, Albert Einstein had considered marrying her daughter, Ilse, instead.

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” A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.”Albert Einstein

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18. Albert Einstein Facts – He Failed his University Entrance Exam

At the age of 17, Albert Einstein applied for early admission into the Swiss Federal Polytechnical School (Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule or ETH). He passed the math and science sections of the entrance exam, but failed history, languages, geography, etc. Einstein had to go to a trade school before he retook the exam and was finally admitted to ETH a year later.

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“Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.”Albert Einstein

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20. Albert Einstein Facts – He Spoke Very Slowly As A Child, If At All

As a child, Einstein seldom spoke but when he did, he spoke very slowly. He would think through exactly what he wanted to say before speaking, leading his parents to think he was dim-witted.

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“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.”Albert Einstein

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In his book, Thomas Sowell noted that many brilliant people developed speech relatively late in childhood, which he called The Einstein Syndrome.

22. Albert Einstein Facts – He Objected To His Son’s Marriage

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At age 23, Hans Albert Einstein fell in love with Frieda Knecht and proposed marriage. His father strongly objected because he deemed his bride to be unattractive.

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“Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.”Albert Einstein

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Albert Einstein damned the union, swearing that Hans’s bride was a scheming older woman preying on his son. When all else failed, Einstein begged Hans to not have children.

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“Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.”Albert Einstein

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Famous Names

30 Celebrity Stage Names You Thought Were Real


Quite often the famous names we’ve grown to know and love are not the celebrity’s real names at all. The reasons for using a stage name instead of their real names are, in most cases, more mundane than you may think.

In the world of entertainment and business, perception matters and your name can have a large impact on first impressions.

In our companion article, we looked at 30 Celebrities Born With Awesome Names Who Don’t Use Stage Names. Having an ordinary name does you no favors and the lucky people on that list can thank their parents for being born with awesome real names.

But using a stage name has become common place among celebrities and they may do this to either hide their heritage, have some element of privacy or simply to create a more punchy name for publicity’s sake. For actors though, their reason may simply be due to rules governing the Screen Actors Guild that dictates there can be no two members with the exact same name.

Let’s take a look at some famous names you may have thought were their real birth names.

Bear Grylls

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1. Bear Grylls (born Edward Grylls)

Master survivalist and all round nice guy, Bear Grylls wouldn’t hurt a fly. Well, that’s not quite true. He’d eat the fly and all the maggots he could find. No, I’m not being nasty. Bear would eat just about anything that wriggles, squirms and squishes between his teeth.

Bear joined the UK’s Territorial Army and served part-time with the SAS. In 1996, Bear was “within a whisker” of being paralyzed in a parachuting accident in Zambia.

His TV show, Man vs. Wild, features Grylls dropped into inhospitable places as he shows viewers how to survive. That includes drinking his own pee.

Stevie Wonder

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2. Stevie Wonder (born Stevland Judkins)

Blind since shortly after birth, Stevie signed with Motown’s Tamla label at age 11 and was considered to be a child prodigy, hence his stage name Little Stevie Wonder.

Some of his best known singles are “Superstition”, “Sir Duke”, “You Are the Sunshine of My Life” and “I Just Called to Say I Love You”.

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3. Eartha Kitt (born Eartha Keith)

With a unique, unmistakable voice and a purr that will send a tingle up your spine, Eartha Kitt was an American singer, actress and cabaret star.

She played the role of Catwoman in the third and final season of the 1960s Batman television series.

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4. Freddie Mercury (born Farrokh Bulsara)

Arguably one of the greatest rock singer of all time and the biggest Queen of them all, Freddie Mercury was lead vocalist of the rock band Queen.

Written by Freddie Mercury and reportedly the most expensive single ever made at the time, Bohemian Rhapsody shot to the top of the charts around the world first upon release in 1975, and then again after Mercury’s death in 1991. Once again, the song’s appearance in the 1992 film Wayne’s World revived Queen’s American popularity.

Greta Garbo

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5. Greta Garbo (born Greta Gustafsson)

Slang for the word garbage, Garbo was anything but. Cinematic legend Greta Gustafsson is considered to be one of greatest female stars of all time.

She starred in black and white films Anna Christie, Romance, Grand Hotel, Ninotchka amongst many others. Once voted the most beautiful woman who ever lived, she never married but came close, after leaving John Gilbert standing at the altar in 1927 when she got cold feet.

Garbo had helped Britain during Word World II by identifying influential Nazi sympathizers in Stockholm and by providing introductions and carrying messages for British agents.

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6. Fred Astaire (born Frederick Austerlitz)

An American film and Broadway stage dancer who could swiftly tap his way down a flight of stairs with ease, Frederick Austerlitz’s first screen test famously had evaluated him thusly: “Can’t act. Can’t sing. Balding. Can dance a little.”

Fred appears on the sleeve of The Beatles’ “Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” album and made a cameo appearance in John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s “Imagine”.

He’s quoted discussing John Travolta’s performance in Saturday Night Fever, “He’s not a dancer. What he did in those dance scenes was very attractive but he is basically not a dancer. I was dancing like that years ago, you know. Disco is just jitterbug.”

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7. Dick Sargent (born Richard Cox)

Star of 60s TV show Bewitch and I Dream of Jeannie, tricky Dick Cox prefers to use his stage name Dick Sargent to command the attention of fans.

An advocate for gay rights, Dick also appeared in Three’s Company, The Waltons, Charlie’s Angels, Knots Landing, Family Ties and two episodes of The Dukes of Hazzard.

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8. Jean-Claude Van Damme (born Jean-Claude Van Varenberg)

The muscles from Brussels, actor, professional beefcake and martial artist, Jean-Claude Van Damme once told journalists that he experienced a period of homelessness “sleeping on the street and starving in L.A.”

He’s been honored with a life-size statue of himself in his hometown of Brussels.

In the early 90s two game designers were working on a fighting game centered around Jean-Claude Van Damme. When the project fell through, they reworked the concept into what became known as Mortal Kombat.

Although a martial artist, he’s not experienced a hit at the box office.

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9. Rip Torn (born Elmore Torn)

Before gaining the reputation as an actor’s actor, Rip majored in animal husbandry. He’s also first cousins with Sissy Spacek.

Torn wom a defamation lawsuit against Dennis Hopper over a story Hopper told on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Hopper claimed that Torn pulled a knife on him during pre-production of the film Easy Rider (1969), but according to Torn’s suit, it was actually Hopper who pulled the knife on him, and Torn demanded a retraction from Hopper.

A trial court judge ruled in Torn’s favor and Hopper was ordered to pay $475,000 in compensatory damages plus another $475,000 for punitive damages.

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10. Sissy Spacek (born Mary Elizabeth Spacek)

As a kid, she climbed trees, rode horses, swam, and played in the woods making Sissy Spacek no sissy at all. She initially aspired to be a singer but became interested in acting through her cousin Rip Torn.

Starring in the the lead role of horror film Carrie, she received an Oscar nomination for Best Actress in 1976.

She’s been quoted as saying “My cousin, Rip Torn, persuaded me not to change my name. You shouldn’t change what you are in the search for success.”
Both “Sissy” and “Rip” are not their birth names though, rather they are nicknames given during their childhoods.

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11. Slim Pickens (born Louis Lindley, Jr.)

I can hear farmers across the country lamenting their low-yield crops by screaming at the heavens “Argh! Not another season of slim pickin’s!” Slim Pickens’ brother has acted under the name Easy Pickens.

Slim was a real cowboy, inducted into the Rodeo Hall of Fame and standing tall at 6 foot 3 inches. He starred in Stanley Kubrick’s great black comedy Dr. Strangelove. Slim has said he had no desire to work for Kubrick again because of his directing style of multiple retakes was over the top.

He often acted in Westerns such as Blazing Saddles but didn’t need to “Method” act since he was frequently dressed in cowboy attire and had a thick Southern accent.

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12. Vin Diesel (born Mark Vincent)

Get your motor running and head out on the highway, Vin Diesel stars in several car movies such as The Fast and the Furious franchise and xXx and plays off his stage name being the founder of production companies One Race Films and Racetrack Records.

During his teens, Vin Diesel performed breakdancing in an instructional video on the subject.

Whoopi Goldberg

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13. Whoopi Goldberg (born Caryn Johnson)

With a brilliantly comedic name, it’s no surprise Whoopi Goldberg rose to fame as a comedian but made her film debut and won a Golden Globe Award for her role in The Color Purple in 1985 alongside Oprah Winfrey.

Whoopi also won a second Golden Globe for her performance as a wacky psychic in Ghost, going on to star in Sister Act, Made in America, and in Star Trek: The Next Generation TV series as the bartender Guinan, a role she actually asked Gene Roddenberry (Star Trek creator) to give her.

A far cry from her early career working in a mortuary where her job was applying makeup to corpses.

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14. Zsa Zsa Gabor (born Sári Gábor)

At the age of 15 crowned Miss Hungary, Zsa Zsa Gabor became a sought-after actress with “European flair and style” with a personality that “exuded charm and grace”.

Her 9th and final husband, Frédéric von Anhalt is the adopted son of German royalty, giving Zsa Zsa the title Princess Von Anhalt, Duchess of Saxony.

She has starred in the original film Moulin Rouge, Death of a Scoundrel, The Girl in the Kremlin and many others along with cameo appearances in A Nightmare on Elm Street 3 and The Naked Gun 2½.

Charlie Sheen

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15. Charlie Sheen (born Carlos Estévez)

Notorious party boy, son of Martin Sheen (born Ramón Estévez), brother of Emilio Estévez, Charlie Sheen has appeared in films such as Platoon, Wall Street, Major League, Hot Shots and his TV roles in Spin City, Two and a Half Men, and Anger Management.

He was fired from Two and a Half Men after undergoing a substance rehabilitation program and took to Twitter to vent his rage at the show’s creator, Chuck Lorre, gaining even more followers and fans due to his bizarre behavior.

We still have 15 more famous names that may surprise you to find out are not the celebrity’s real names.

Some may surprise you.

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16. Beau Bridges (born Lloyd Vernet Bridges III)

Like his actor father Lloyd Bridges and brother Jeff Bridges, Beau also has a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was a very promising basketball player in his youth.

Beau wouldn’t have been able to act using his birth name Lloyd because of rules of the Screen Actors Guild dictating there can be no two members with the exact same name – his father already being the first member.

Beau was nicknamed by his parents after Ashley Wilkes’ son in Gone with the Wind.

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17. Engelbert Humperdinck (born Arnold Dorsey)

With possibly the greatest comical names in history, Engelbert Humperdinck, not to be confused with an 1800s German composer of the same (real) name, is a more modern pop singer best known for his number one hits “Release Me” and “The Last Waltz”, as well as “After the Lovin’” and “A Man Without Love”.

Arnold Dorsey, one of the wealthiest musicians in the business worth around $100 million dollars, co-opted his stage name after admiring the German composer.

ringo starr

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18. Ringo Starr (born Richard Starkey)

Inducted into the Rock and Roll hall of Fame, the English musician who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles certainly lived up to his stage name and become one of the biggest stars of the 1960s.

Starr famously narrated the first two series of the children’s television series Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends. As a kid himself at the age of 15, Ringo dreamed of becoming a professional actor, but could barely read or write.

Before Ringo, The Beatles tried several other drummers. He’s said “I never studied anything, really. I didn’t study the drums. I joined bands and made all the mistakes onstage”.

Bobcat goldthwait

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19. Bobcat Goldthwait (born Robert Goldthwait)

Widely known for his high pitch loud trembling voice during comedy acts and in films Police Academy 2,3 & 4, Bobcat Goldthwait did stand-up material as an opening act for Nirvana.

He’s been quoted as saying “I retired from acting the same time they stopped hiring me”.

Michael J Fox

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20. Michael “J” Fox (born Michael A Fox)

What’s the difference between an ‘A’ and a ‘J’? Due to rules governing the Screen Actor’s Guild, Michael Fox was already an established actor who played several roles in a show called Science Fiction Theatre in 1955, so our Michael A Fox used the microscopic change to his name so he could enroll.

The writers of Back To The Future, which stars Fox playing Marty McFly traveling back in time to 1955, where his father George McFly mentions he’s a huge fan of a show called Science Fiction Theatre. That show, an actual episode aired in 1955, featured a suburban couple finding out that their neighbors are time travelers from the future.

Michael J Fox has been championing the cause for Parkinson’s disease research since his own diagnosis in 1991.

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21. Judge Reinhold (born Edward Reinhold)

Known for co-starring in movies such as Beverly Hills Cop, Gremlins and Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Judge Reinhold also played himself in an episode of Arrested Development where he had his own reality courtroom show, playing off his childhood nickname of “Judge”.

Reinhold was nominated for an Emmy for a role on Seinfeld in which he played the infamous “close talker” who developed an obsession with Jerry’s parents.

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22. Carmen Electra (born Tara Patrick)

Electrifying the eyeballs of men since the early 1990s showing lots of skin in Playboy magazine and on the TV series Baywatch, Carmen Electra only chose a stage name at the behest of mentor and singer Prince.

Carmen has also appeared in several horror movies such as American Vampire, Scary Movie, Disaster Movie and married basketball star Dennis Rodman for 5 months before filing for divorce in 1999.

American scientist, Neal Evenhuis, named an extinct genus of fly after her. The species is called Carmenelectra.

Nicolas Cage

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23. Nicolas Cage (born Nicolas Coppola)

Nephew of director Francis Ford Coppola and an avid comic cook collector, Nicolas Cage wanted to make a name for himself instead of trading off his famous family. He got his stage name from Marvel comic book character Luke Cage.

Nicolas reportedly got Johnny Depp his first acting job and also married Elvis Presley’s daughter, Lisa Marie Presley (now divorced).

His films include Raising Arizona, Face/Off, Con Air, Gone in 60 Seconds, National Treasure and Ghost Rider and was awarded the Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in Leaving Las Vegas.

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24. Winona Ryder (born Winona Laura Horowitz)

Riding her way to success in the 1980s, Winona Ryder’s first significant role came in Tim Burton’s Beetlejuice followed with the cult film Heathers. She also starred in Burton’s Edward Scissorhands and Francis Ford Coppola’s gothic romance Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and also in Little Women, Reality Bites, Girl Interrupted and Black Swan.

Ryder’s personal life has attracted significant media attention through her relationship with Johnny Depp, who tattooed her name on his arm, and a 2001 arrest for shoplifting where Beverly Hills police described her as “very friendly, polite, and cooperative” and “a nice lady.”

Rodney Dangerfield

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25. Rodney Dangerfield (born Jacob Cohen)

He gets no respect at all, and it’s no wonder with his comedic roles in 1980s films Easy Money, Caddyshack, and Back to School. At the age of 15, he began to write for standup comedians but at age 20 began to perform comedy himself as Jack Roy, only later to be known as Rodney Dangerfield.

Dangerfield played an important role in comedian Jim Carrey’s rise to stardom in the 1980s. Rodney signed Carrey to open for his Las Vegas show and they would tour together for two years.

tom cruise

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26. Tom Cruise (born Thomas Mapother IV)

With a career cruising along at altitude from his first leading role in Risky Business, Tom Cruise became a full-fledged movie star after starring in Top Gun, Rain Man, A Few Good Men and Jerry Maguire.

Cruise is actually Tom’s middle name, not his surname. He is known for his support of the Church of Scientology, being in the top echelons of the faith.

Tom famously (and bizarrely) jumped on Oprah’s couch during an interview professing his love for girlfriend Katie Holmes, who he would go on to marry, have daughter Suri and later divorce due to reported conflicts about his faith.

marilyn monroe

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27. Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Mortenson)

One of the most celebrated and enduring icons of all time who had a pretty tough childhood, Marilyn Monroe became a model, singer and movie star in the 1950s who allegedly had affairs with both John and Robert Kennedy.

She starred in movies including Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, The Seven Year Itch, Some Like It Hot. Monroe made her last significant public appearance in 1962 singing “Happy Birthday, Mr. President” at a birthday party for President John F. Kennedy at Madison Square Garden.

Her cause of death was recorded as “acute barbiturate poisoning”, resulting from a “probable suicide” although conspiracy theories involve President Kennedy, who apparently, was the last person Monroe called.

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28. Alice Cooper (born Vincent Furnier)

With a career spanning six decades and a stage show that featuring guillotines, electric chairs, fake blood and snakes, Alice Cooper became a hit with “School’s Out” in 1972 followed by Welcome To My Nightmare, Poison and Only Women Bleed.

Cooper made a famous cameo appearance in the 1992 hit comedy film Wayne’s World. The phrase uttered by characters Wayne and Garth in his presence, “We’re not worthy!”, became one of the most popular movie catchphrases of the decade.

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29. Gene Wilder (born Jerome Silberman)

Choosing the first part of his stage name in honor of his sick mother Jeanne, Gene Wilder’s performance as Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory earned him a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor and also an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor as Leo Bloom in The Producers (original).

Starring with Richard Pryor in four movies: Silver Streak, Stir Crazy, See No Evil, Hear No Evil, and Another You, Wilder later admitted “We were never good friends, contrary to popular belief. We turned it on for the camera, then turned it off. He was a pretty unpleasant person to be around during the time we worked together. He was going through his drug problems then and didn’t want a friendship outside of what we did on the screen.”

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30. Queen Latifah (born Dana Owens)

Fans may be disappointed to learn, she ain’t a real queen, Queen Latifah is a rapper, model, comedienne and actress who has won a Golden Globe award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Image Awards, and a Grammy Award for U.N.I.T.Y.

Queen Latifah has starred in Chicago, Bringing Down the House, Beauty Shop (paid $10 million for her role), Hairspray along with several TV gigs and her own talk show.

If you enjoyed reading this list of famous names that were not real, you’ll also enjoy reading about famous names that are indeed the celebrity’s birth name.

Take a look at 30 Celebrities Born With Awesome Names Who Don’t Use Stage Names

Let us know your favorite famous names that you know aren’t real.

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Birthday Quotes

40 Birthday Quotes And Best Wishes That Won’t Ruin Their Special Day

 

Not a year goes by without a birthday or two to celebrate and best wishes to write on cards, so coming up with unique birthday quotes for friends, family and colleagues can become a real head scratcher.

It’s easy enough to buy a birthday card with cheesy happy birthday quotes, but what makes your card special are the words that you write yourself.

Add a bit of flair, personality and humor to your birthday wishes and we’ve compiled a bit of help here for you.

Birthday Quotes and Birthday Wishes

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“Age hasn’t spoiled you a bit!”

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“As you get older, three things happen: The first is your memory goes, and I can’t remember the other two.”Norman Wisdom

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“Few women admit their age. Few men act theirs.”

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“My Birthday! What a different sound that word had in my youthful ear.”Thomas Moore

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“There must be a day or two in a man’s life when he is the precise age for something important.”Franklin Adams

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“Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time.”Jean Ritcher

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“Birthday is a salty word if you’re not a fan of cake and ice cream.”Greg Evans

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“The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.”Lucille Ball

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“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.”Robert Lynd

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“The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.”Oscar Wilde

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“A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.”Muhammad Ali

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“One should never trust a woman who tells her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell anything.”Oscar Wilde

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“May you live to be 100 and may the last voice you hear be mine.”Frank Sinatra

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“Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.”Kitty Collins

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“Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you’re exactly the same.”Audrey Hepburn

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“The worst gift is a fruitcake. There is only one fruitcake in the entire world, and people keep sending it to each other.”Johnny Carson

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“Life would be infinitely better if we could be born at the age of eighty, and gradually approach eighteen.”Mark Twain

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“At times is it seems that I am living my life backward, and that at the approach of old age my real youth will begin.”Andre Gide

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“Youth is the best time to be rich, and the best time to be poor.”

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“For all the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday.”John Glenn

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

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“The heyday of a woman’s life is the shady side of fifty.”Elizabeth Staton

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“Time and Tide wait for no man, but time always stands still for a woman of thirty.”Robert Frost

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“Birthdays are nature’s way of telling us to eat more cake.”

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“Grow old along with me the best is yet to be.”Robert Browning

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

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“Artificial intelligence is a wonderful thing. I told my computer that today is my birthday, and it said that I need an upgrade.”

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“A lighter? We’re going to need a flamethrower to light up your candles!”

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“A true friend remembers your birthday, but not your age.”

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” I hope that your big birthday involves a cool day and a hot night.”

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“If you keep lying about your age, you should invite us more often to celebrate your Birthday. Not just once in a year.”

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“Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.”Dr. Seuss

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A Few More Birthday Quotes

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“If a girl says not to get her a birthday present that means get me a birthday present and make sure it’s jewelry.”Kami Garcia

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“With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come.”William Shakespeare

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“Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty – they merely move it from their faces into their hearts.”Martin Buxbaum

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“I wanted to give you the best birthday greeting ever…But this card was all I could afford.”

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“Blowing out another candle should mean that you have lived another year with joy and you’ve made this world a better place. Make every day of your life and every candle count.”

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“Whatever with the past has gone, the best is always yet to come.”Lucy Larcom

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“To me, fair friend, you never can be old. For as you were when first your eye I eyed. Such seems your beauty still.”Shakespeare

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“Despite all of the advances in medicine, there is still no cure for the common birthday.”

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Tony Robbins Quotes 15 Ways To Embrace Your Unlimited Power Within

California born Tony Robbins is one of the best known motivational speakers the world over. Tony Robbins quotes from his interviews and seminars has encouraged thousands, if not millions of entrepreneurs to achieve high levels of personal greatness.

15 Tony Robbins Quotes

“Live life fully while you are here. Experience everything. Take care of yourself and your friends. Have fun, be crazy, be weird. Go out and screw up! You’re going to anyway, so you might as well enjoy the process.”Tony Robbins

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Naturally curious as a child, his mother needed to read encyclopedias to find the answers to Tony’s numerous questions about life and how things worked.

“Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers.”Tony Robbins

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Full of praise and encouragement for her eldest son, Tony received plenty of motivation to achieve his goals right from an early age.

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.”Tony Robbins

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“What people CAN do is very different from what people WILL do.”Tony Robbins

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His parents divorced when he was six and Tony took up the surname Robbins from his mother’s third husband. Obviously affected by changing family circumstances, Tony made the decision to help others sort out problems in their lives, rather than dwell on his own.

“It’s not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.”Tony Robbins

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In fact while at school, he was known as the problem solver, the person kids would turn to when they needed their issues sorted out.

“What we can or cannot do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.”Tony Robbins

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Tony’s family was not well off, so when he left home permanently after a fight with his mother, he got a job as a janitor in a bank to pay his way while meeting his goal of graduating from high school.

“How am I going to live today in order to create the tomorrow I’m committed to?”Tony Robbins

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After graduation he progressed to a job as a door-to-door salesman. It was one of his customers that encouraged him to attend a seminar by motivational speaker Jim Rohn. Immediately after attending, an impressed Tony approached Rohn and asked him for a job. Consequently he began promoting Rohn’s talks, books and tapes.

“If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you’ll achieve the same results.”Tony Robbins

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Tony Robbins Battled With Depression

Tony, under the guidance of his mentor Rohn, began his motivational speaking career in 1979 at the age of 19. He opened an office and was soon earning $10,000 a month. Tony soon found out that money did not meet all his needs and he started battling with depression.

“It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute… that gives meaning to our lives.”Tony Robbins

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In 1981 his office foreclosed and Tony Robbins started comfort eating, consequently gaining 38 pounds and had feelings of hopelessness and loneliness. But a spur of the moment decision to take a run on the beach and assess his life, led Tony to a major turning point in his life.

“It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.”Tony Robbins

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“A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.”Tony Robbins

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Rohn then introduced Tony Robbins to the creators of the Neuro-Linguistic-Programming (NLP), which he credits as turning his life around. He then began incorporating NLP into his seminars.

Tony Robbins Quotes, The Firewalker Himself

In 1982 Tony began to use fire walking in his seminars to emphasize the point that the human mind is a powerful tool when facing challenges and adversities in life.

“We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.”Tony Robbins

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1989 saw the publishing of his number one best-selling book, ‘Ultimate Power.’ In his spirit of wanting to pass on his good fortune to others, he then created the Anthony Robbins Foundation.

Each Thanksgiving the foundation gives needy families a basket of food. This kind gesture is his way of paying forward from the time when his struggling family was also given some food during one of his childhood Thanksgivings.

“It’s not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.”Tony Robbins

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With appearances in 15 movies under his belt, including one is Shallow Hal where he plays himself and co-hosting ‘Oprah’s Lifeclass’ with Oprah Winfrey on her television network OWN, Tony can also claim TV stardom.

“I believe life is constantly testing us for our level of commitment, and life’s greatest rewards are reserved for those who demonstrate a never-ending commitment to act until they achieve.”Tony Robbins

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Tony Robbins quotes continue to inspire and motivate people from all over the world. With his teachings being the start of many a successful career or change in life circumstances, Tony Robbins can lay claim to being one of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs. After all, he put it well himself when he said,

“Success is doing what you want to do, when you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want.”Tony Robbins

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34 Quotes About Time You Wont Want To Miss

Quotes about time, not having enough of it, are heard frequently around the office by people who seem to be wasting an awful lot of it. Quotes about time management, quotes about time efficiency, quotes about time flying, going too slowly, different time zones, time is money, having a time out and taking time off.

Fundamentally, time is all we have, and it’s either used well or wasted.

Quotes About Time

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“Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.”Groucho Marx

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“Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.”Coco Chanel

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“The time for action is now. It’s never too late to do something.”Carl Sandburg

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“Time is a created thing. To say I don’t have time is to say I don’t want to.”Lao Tzu

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“To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time.”Leonard Bernstein

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“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”Gandalf as written by J.R.R. Tolkien

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“Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.”William Penn

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“How did it get so late so soon?”Dr. Seuss

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“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.”Mother Teresa

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“Take care of the minutes and the hours will take care of themselves.”Lord Chesterfield

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“Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.”Napoleon Bonaparte

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“Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion.”Eckhart Tolle

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“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.”Steve Jobs

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“You will never ‘find’ time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.”Charles Bruxton

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“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.”Michael Altshule

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“Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.”Jim Rohn

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“Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.”H. Jackson Brown

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“The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.”Albert Einstein

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“Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.”Marthe Troly-Curtin

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“Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.”Henry Van Dyke

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“If you want work well done, select a busy man — the other kind has no time.”Elbert Hubbard

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“It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.”Rose Kennedy

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“There’s no time limit, stop whenever you want. You can change or stay the same, there are no rules to this thing. We can make the best or the worst of it. I hope you make the best of it.”Eric Roth, written for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

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“Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That’s probably why they get along so well.”Jonathan Carroll

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“All my possessions for a moment of time.”Queen Elizabeth

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“Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.”Will Rogers

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“I’ve been on a calendar, but I have never been on time.”Marilyn Monroe

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“A committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours.”Milton Berle

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“The key is in not spending time, but in investing it.”Stephen Covey

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“It’s not enough to be busy, so are the ants. The question is, what are we busy about?”Henry David Thoreau

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“The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.”Abraham Lincoln

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“In truth, people can generally make time for what they choose to do; it is not really the time but the will that is lacking.”Sir John Lubbock

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“I am definitely going to take a course on time management — just as soon as I can work it into my schedule.”Louis Boone

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“Time is really the only capital that any human being has, and the only thing he can’t afford to lose.”Thomas Edison

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21 Donald Trump Quotes To Ignite Your Entrepreneurial Spirit


Donald Trump quotes may turn out to be the fountain of wisdom we’ve come to expect from many famous entrepreneurs. Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and television personality certainly has some memorable catchphrases.

Trump says that experience is a great teacher and what he’s learnt is:

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“Listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper.”Donald Trump

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“You’re generally better off sticking with what you know.”

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“Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make.”

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Donald Trump graduated in 1968 with a degree in economics from one of the top business schools in the country, Wharton School of Finance.

He began working with his father in the real estate market for five years before deciding to have a go at it alone.

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“I like thinking big. If you’re going to be thinking anything, you might as well think big.”Donald Trump

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“When somebody challenges you, fight back. Be brutal, be tough.”Donald Trump

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Trump made his mark in Manhattan, building his real estate empire throughout the 1980′s by specializing in constructing and operating middle income apartments in the Queens, Staten Island, and Brooklyn, New York.

However, Donald Trump quotes tell a story of many twists when his empire came crashing down around him in the 80s leading to near bankruptcy.

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“Going through tough times is a wonderful thing, and everybody should try it. Once.”

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“Anyone who thinks my story is anywhere near over is sadly mistaken.”

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Trump bounced back and returned stronger than before.

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“People who think achieving success is a linear A-to-Z process, a straight shot to the top, simply aren’t in touch with reality.”

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“Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game.”

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Trump played the game during the 90s while his competitors lowered their prices, Trump raised them to cater more to the upper class and luxury clients.

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“To succeed in business, you must take risks. Even if you fail, that’s how you learn. There has never been, and will never be, an Olympic skater who didn’t fall on the ice.”

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Watch this compilation of Donald Trump quotes from the TV show The Apprentice where he gives some valuable tips for entrepreneurs.

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“You have to pinpoint the market, and if you don’t pinpoint the market, you won’t be successful.”

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“The ability to never ever quit or give up is something that is very, very important for success as an entrepreneur.”

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Donald Trump focused building his brand as a sign of luxury by providing only the best and refusing to cut corners.

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“I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That’s were the fun is.”

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Estimates of Trump’s net worth ebb and flow along with real estate market but in 2013, Forbes put it at $3.2 Billion.

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“I don’t do it for the money. I’ve got enough, much more than I’ll ever need. I do it to do it. Deals are my art form.”

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Donald trump likes to see the beauty in more than just real estate. The Miss Universe Organization has been owned by Donald Trump since 1996.

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“I’m a bit of a P. T. Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.”Donald Trump

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In 2003, Trump became the executive producer and host of the NBC reality show, The Apprentice, and a year later filed a trademark application for his TV show catchphrase.

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“You’re Fired!”Donald Trump

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“The most important thing in life is to love what you’re dong, because that’s the only way you’ll ever be really good at it.”

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“If you’re interested in balancing work and pleasure, stop trying to balance them. Instead make your work more pleasurable.”

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In 2007, Trump received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contribution to television for The Apprentice.

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“You have to put the idea into action. If you don’t have the motivation and the enthusiasm, your great idea will simply sit on top of your desk or inside your head and go nowhere.”

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“Many people are afraid to fail, so they don’t try. They may dream, talk, and even plan, but they don’t take that critical step of putting their money and their effort on the line.”

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“Passion is absolutely necessary to achieve any kind of long-lasting success. I know this from experience. If you don’t have passion, everything you do will ultimately fizzle out or, at best, be mediocre.”

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19 Of The Best Tumblrs You Haven’t Seen Yet

 

We’ve been searching for the best Tumblrs that will tickle your funny bone, raise an eyebrow or just make you sit back and think. Tumblr has opened up a whole new world of visually expressive blogs and Tumblr users are some of the most creative and humorous you’ll ever find on the net.

Be warned though. Clicking through links to the best tumblrs will result in several hours of unproductive entertainment.

19 Of The Best Tumblrs

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Baguette-Me-Nots

Have you ever wondered what else you could do with a baguette? Well wonder no more, as more everyday objects than you can think of are replaced with baguettes. Fancy seeing a baguette bird sitting on Snow White’s finger or a man taking his baguette for a walk? This is the blog for you!

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Humans Of New York

Originally started as a small photographic census of New York inhabitants, HONY is now a huge album of portraits, quotes and captions. New York has plenty of characters, as this blog is testament to!

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Google Poetics

Did you realize that the Google search engine can write some really moving poems? Or rather some really weird, strange and quite funny poems! “Someday I will, someday I will be strong, someday I will, someday I will be a unicorn.” OK Google, whatever you say…

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100 Words For A Quid

Hillary W is running a one woman crusade against low pay rates for freelance writers. Send her a quid and she will write 100 words on any subject you choose. Remember, you get what you pay for, so don’t expect it to make sense – instead, expect it to be kooky!

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Weird Vintage

Back in the old days, there were some eye catching advertisements. Today we still find them eye catching, but for different reasons. Back then, they were just strange, sexist, non PC and plain oddball. It’s a super collection of pictures about how life was in the olden days.

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Out Of Context Science

If you had trouble understanding science in high school, never fret. You won’t understand this either! Quotes are taken randomly from published scientific research and when they are read out of context, they make no sense or can be taken to mean something else… which is quite funny really.

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How Do I Put This Gently

When graduate students have a lot of time on their hands, they are bound to want to express themselves, such as in this Tumblr blog. Tumblr is famous for it’s use of animated gifs, which are short clips from video repeated every few seconds. Funny captions to match.

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Nick The Jam

A terrific collection of cartoons about everything under the sun. In other words, completely random ideas about whatever takes the blogger’s fancy. If you like to laugh, this blog is worth a visit.

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Alligator-Sunglasses

Photos, humor, animated gifs, comics and quotes aplenty on this blog. There are even some useful tips like “When eating a taco, hold it over another tortilla, so when stuff falls out…boom, extra taco.” Now why didn’t I think of that?

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Clients From Hell

Ahh, we have all had them and anybody who has had anything to do with clients will completely relate to this blog! Have you ever been asked, “What’s with this invoice? When it comes down to it, all you did was deal with some words, colours, and shapes.”

Maybe this conversation sounds familiar, “Me: I still have not received the deposit for your event tonight. Client: Oh, I’ll get that to you next week.” Come pay this blog a visit for more great laughs at the client’s expense.

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Nerdy Facts

Have you ever wondered where JK Rowling got the inspiration for her characters in the Harry Potter series? Did you know that Bill Murray was a serious contender for the role of Hans Solo in Star Wars? Check out this blog for more and more and more nerdy facts you did not know existed and may not have wanted to know.

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Texts From Superheroes

Comedians Diana McCallum and Andrew Ivimey run on-going text SMS messages to and from superheroes. Batman, Robin, Spiderman, Iron Man, Henchman, Flash and many others, hold regular conversations about what they are up to.

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WTF QR Codes

Do those scanning code thingies, otherwise known as QR Codes, annoy you or do you get out you smart phone and scan them? Welcome to a visual collage of useless QR Codes, such as the one on the ceiling of a bus – who is going to scan that?!

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Reasons My Son Is Crying

Children cry for many different reasons. In fact when viewing this blog, you will come across reasons that you had not even thought of. The facial expressions on the children in these photos are just priceless and well worth a look.

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My First Computer

Do you remember your first computer? Your parents might remember a monochrome green screen, 5 and a quarter inch floppy disk and building Altair’s from kits.

Maybe you’re a bit younger and remember the first time you saw a full color high-resolution image on a VGA screen that made your jaw drop? Oh the good old days. Come and find a photo of your first computer on this blog.

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David’s Log

Tumblr creator and CEO David Karp has his own Tumblr blog that is worth checking out. Find out more about his wicked sense of humor, what makes him tick and his dog called Chuck.

Also read High School Drop Out Demands Yahoo Give Him $1 Billion For Tumblr

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T Rex Trying

It is amazing what a T Rex can do when dropped into today’s modern world. T Rex features as the main character in the cartoons in this blog and no longer is he the fearsome tyrant; in fact you might even end up feeling sorry for him.

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That Bad Advice

Have you ever wanted to ask the advice of a columnist? Perhaps you secretly like reading the questions and responses, comparing their situation to yours? Maybe you would just like the columnist to tell it how it is!

Then this is the blog for you, finally some straight talking, often sarcastic answers you deserve to read!

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8 Bit Future

If you are a bit of a computer geek, video game freak or maybe just into technology, then this is the blog for you. If you have ever wondered what NASA is up to or want to design a Mario Brothers stained glass window, then you need to visit 8 Bit Future.

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10 Things You Should Do Right Now


Once in a while, we need to step on the brakes of our busy lives and just stop to think about whether we’re on the right track. I’m not just talking about career, but rather life in general and the personal relationships we share with others and the world around us.

As Matthew Broderick’s character famously said in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.”Ferris Bueller

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Here are 10 things you should do right now.

1. I’m Sorry

Apologize to someone you’ve done wrong, but were too embarrassed to admit it.

It doesn’t matter whether the bust up was big or small, who was right or wrong. By apologizing first, you may get an apology in return as well and you’ll both feel better.

2. Meet Your Neighbors

They’re probably very nice people, your neighbors.

I’m not suggesting you go over and ask to borrow their stuff. Just introduce yourself and get their names, find out if you have kids the same age, what they do for a living. You never know; you could become friends.

“A stranger is just a friend you haven’t met.” – The Simpsons, A Streetcar Named Marge

3. Read International News

You know that thing called the world? There is a lot of stuff going on, both good and bad. Find out what is the top story of the day in other countries and compare it to your own country’s top story.

USA – cnn.com
UK – bbc.co.uk
Australia – theaustralian.com.au
Canada – nationalpost.com
New Zealand – nzherald.co.nz
India – indianexpress.com [english]
China – chinadaily.com.cn [english]

4. Think About A Tin Of Fruit

Think about the process involved in getting a tin of diced fruit into your pantry. That tin may have cost you a few dollars, but consider all the effort and human teamwork involved.

Someone planted a seed that grew into a fruit tree, and tended to the plant to make sure it grew healthy enough to bear fruit. A person or machine picked the fruit off the tree, transported it to a processing facility and washed it and got the bugs off. Next it could have been transported to another location were the fruit was sliced and put into an aluminum tin.

That tin had a process of coming into being as well. The aluminum was mined out of the ground using massive machines and trucks, transported to smelters, melted and formed into the right shape and transported to various locations to finally end up at the fruit processing facility.

The tinned fruit now has label slapped on the side of it. There was a process involved in creating that label as well. A person at a marketing or graphic design company spent hours, days or even weeks designing the label. A separate company may have printed the label and shipped it to the fruit processing facility.

Next, the fully packaged tin cans of fruit are bundled together and sent to your local supermarket, possibly originating from another country, where it was unpacked and put on the shelf ready for you to buy.

Phew! That’s the abbreviated process for a can of fruit. Now imagine what goes into making your smartphone. Don’t have a brain hemorrhage though.

5. Goodbye Facebook

Tell your friends you won’t be on Facebook for a week and block the website and uninstall the App. See how much more productive you’d be or whether you’ll call a friend to catch up.

I know most people won’t do this, but I did some months ago. For the first few days, I felt liberated and it was a good feeling. By the end of the week, I was eager to catch up only to discover I didn’t really miss much at all.

6. Consider Your Dreams And Aspirations

Write down your dreams and aspirations. Then write down what your dreams would have been 10 years ago. Are they the same or different? If they are the same, ask yourself why you have not achieved your dreams yet and what steps would need to be taken to realize them.

If you have realized your dreams, you’re better than most of us. Perhaps, though, you didn’t reach high enough. Will you update your goals?

7. Get A Good Nights Sleep

Vow to go to bed 1 hour earlier tonight and get up at the usual time tomorrow morning. See how much better you feel during the day. But don’t spend that extra hour lying in bed thinking about what goes into making a smartphone. Use that extra hour to actually sleep. Clear your mind of chatter and allow yourself to drift off.

8. Be Grateful

The Dalai Lama said,

“When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect towards others.”

If you always focus on what you don’t have, you will be constantly unhappy. Instead, be grateful for what you have and you will be attract positivity, opportunity and success.

9. Start A New Project Or Finish An Old One

You know what I’m talking about. You probably have something that springs to mind. It might be something to do around the house, in the garden, sitting in the shed. Maybe it’s a web-based project you haven’t had the time to get off the ground. Make a start, or take steps towards completing it.

10. Take Responsibility For Your Own Actions

Do this now and forever. You are the master of your destiny. You are the only person in control of the actions you take and the words you speak.

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