Celebrities Born on July 12: Bill Cosby, Brock Lesnar, Tom Kenny, Jordyn Wieber, Phoebe Tonkin, Michelle Rodriguez, Pablo Neruda, Henry David Thoreau, George Ohr
Happy birthday to Bill Cosby, comedian and TV star. Cosby was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 12, 1937; to Brock Lesnar, professional wrestler who joined the WWE in 2002; to Tom Kenny, voice of SpongeBob Squarepants; to Jordyn Wieber, Olympic gymnast; to Phoebe Tonkin,
Australian actress and model who portrays Faye Chamberlain in The Secret Circle; to Michelle Rodriguez, actress who starred in The Fast and the Furious and TV’s Lost.
Yes, all of them are celebrities… they are rich and famous but… today is also the birthday of the writer Pablo Neruda; of Henry David Thoreau, American author; and of George Ohr, artist. To you all, all my respect and admiration.
In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.