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Quotes of the Day for 19 May 2001 – Heads

"Get your head together" and "Don't lose your head" represent good advice - your head is pretty important. I was reminded of this today when I saw that it was on this day in 1536 that Anne Boleyn, second wife to King Henry VIII, lost hers.

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The quotes:

Sometimes the child in one behaves a certain way and the rest of oneself follows behind, slowly shaking its head.
     - James E. Shapiro

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him, for an investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
     - Joseph E. O'Donnell

In life you are given two ends, one to think with and the other to sit on. Your success in life depends on which end you use most. Heads you win, tails you lose.
     - Conrad Burns, US Senator, Montana

A wise man should have money in his head, but not in his heart.
     - Jonathan Swift

Thirty-five is when you finally get your head together and your body starts falling apart.
     - Caryn Leschen


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