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Quotes of the Day for 2 January 2001 – Heart

On this day in 1968 Dr Christiaan Bernard performed a heart transplant at Cape Town, South Africa, and for the first time the patient lived for over a year. Dr Bernard found what our sources had long known - the Heart is complex and essential.

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The quotes:

Prayer is speech in its purest form. It is our heart speaking in its own way, in its own voice, just as it needs to.
     - Rabbi Amy Eilberg

If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.
     - Maya Angelou

I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else - I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
     - Elizabeth II

Keep your heart with all vigilence; for from it flow the springs of life.
     - Proverbs 4:23

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
     - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


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