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Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.

AUTHOR: John Milton (1608–74)
QUOTATION: For man he seems
In all his lineaments, though in his face
The glimpses of his Fathers glory shine.
ATTRIBUTION: JOHN MILTON, Paradise Regain’d, lines 91–93, The Works of John Milton, vol. 2, part 2, p. 408 (1931). Originally published in 1671. Satan is speaking of Christ.
SUBJECTS: Jesus Christ