Terry Goodkind

“The Second Rule is that the greatest harm can result from the best intentions. It sounds a paradox, but kindness and good intentions can be an insidious path to destruction. Sometimes doing what seems right is wrong, and can cause harm. The only counter to it is knowledge, wisdom, forethought, and understanding the First Rule. Even then, that is not always enough.”


Terry Goodkind, Stone of Tears
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Stone of Tears (Sword of Truth, #2) Stone of Tears by Terry Goodkind
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