Wikiquote:Quote of the day/June 6, 2011

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Time has no divisions to mark its passage, there is never a thunderstorm or blare of trumpets to announce the beginning of a new month or year. Even when a new century begins it is only we mortals who ring bells and fire off pistols.

~ Thomas Mann ~

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