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Quotes of the Day for 6 January 2001 – Manifest

The Twelve Days of Christmas are now over, today is the Festival of Epiphany. The day associated with the arrival of the Magi, when Christ was made manifest to the world. Manifest. Hmmm... Here are some quotes on things made Manifest - and one very silly and pompous paraphrase of an agrarian proverb.

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The quotes:

Measure not God's love and favour by your own feeling. The sun shines as clearly in the darkest day as it does in the brightest. The difference is not in the sun, but in some clouds which hinder the manifestation of the light thereof.
     - Richard Sibbes

Inspiration is an awakening, a quickening of all man's faculties, and it is manifested in all high artistic achievements.
     - Giacomo Puccini

Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.
     - Khalil Gibran

Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.
     - Phillips Brooks, 1835 - 1893

Do not compute the totality of your poultry population until all the manifestations of incubation have been entirely completed.
     - William Jennings Bryan, 1860 - 1925

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