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  • #1
    J.K. Rowling
    “If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
    J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

  • #2
    Garth Nix
    “Does the walker choose the path, or the path the walker?”
    Garth Nix, Sabriel

  • #3
    Tamora Pierce
    “Threats are the last resort of a man with no vocabulary.”
    Tamora Pierce, Lady Knight

  • #4
    Tamora Pierce
    “Curiosity killed the cat,” Fesgao remarked, his dark eyes unreadable.
    Aly rolled her eyes. Why did everyone say that to her? “People always forget the rest of the saying,” she complained. “‘And satisfaction brought it back.”
    Tamora Pierce, Trickster's Choice

  • #5
    Stephen King
    “Get busy living or get busy dying.”
    Stephen King, Different Seasons

  • #6
    Tamora Pierce
    “You didn't kill him. He would have killed you, but you didn't kill him."
    "So? He was stupid. If I killed everyone who was stupid, I wouldn't have time to sleep.”
    Tamora Pierce, In the Hand of the Goddess

  • #7
    Cassandra Clare
    “There is no pretending," Jace said with absolute clarity. "I love you, and I will love you until I die, and if there is life after that, I'll love you then.”
    Cassandra Clare, City of Glass

  • #8
    Cassandra Clare
    “Is this the part where you start tearing off strips of your shirt to bind my wounds?"
    "If you wanted me to rip my clothes off, you should have just asked.”
    Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

  • #9
    Tamora Pierce
    “I suppose he could have changed," Neal said dryly. "I myself have noticed my growing resemblance to a daffodil." The other pages snorted.

    Kel eyed her friend. "You do look yellow around the edges," she told him, her face quite serious. "I hadn’t wanted to bring it up."

    "We daffodils like to have things brought up," Neal said, slinging an arm around her shoulders. "It reminds us of spring.”
    Tamora Pierce, Page

  • #10
    Tamora Pierce
    “When in doubt, shoot the wizard.”
    Tamora Pierce

  • #11
    Tamora Pierce
    “When people say a knight's job is all glory, I laugh and laugh and laugh. Often I can stop laughing before they edge away and talk about soothing drinks.”
    Tamora Pierce, Squire

  • #12
    Tamora Pierce
    “A girl nearby muttered,"If that's a lady, I'm a cat."
    Reaching out, Sandry lifted the pitcher of milk from the table. Cradling it in both hands, she walked over to the mutterer.
    I am Sandrilene fa Toren, daughter of Count Mattin fer Toren and his countess, Amiliane fa Landreg. I am the great-niece of his grace, Duke Vedris of this realm of Emelan, and cousin of her Imperial Highness, Empress Berenene of the Namorn Empire. You are Esmelle ei Pragin, daughter of Baron Witten en Pragin and his lady Colledia of House Wheelwright, a merchant house. If I tell you my friend is a lady, then you"- carefully she poured milk into Esmelle's plate-"you had best start lapping, kitty."
    She set the pitcher down and returned to her chair.”
    Tamora Pierce, Sandry's Book

  • #13
    Tamora Pierce
    “You haven't been bit till a dragon does it.”
    Tamora Pierce, Emperor Mage

  • #14
    Tamora Pierce
    “I love you, if you get yourself killed, I will never forgive you.”
    Tamora Pierce

  • #15
    Tamora Pierce
    “Do you know, sire, I think that if we live to tell our grandchildren about this war, they will accuse us of making it up.'
    Tamora Pierce, The Realms of the Gods

  • #16
    Tamora Pierce
    “There's plenty more fish in the sea than Prince Jonathan," he told her softly. "And this particular fish loves you with all his crooked heart."
    -George to Alanna”
    Tamora Pierce, The Woman Who Rides Like a Man

  • #17
    Garth Nix
    “Touchstone watched, suddenly conscious that he probably only had five seconds left to be alone with Sabriel, to say something, to say anything. Perhaps the last five seconds they ever would have alone together.
    I am not afraid, he said to himself.
    "I love you," he whispered. "I hope you don't mind.”
    Garth Nix, Sabriel

  • #18
    Kate Forsyth
    “May my heart be kind, my mind fierce, and my spirit brave.”
    Kate Forsyth, The Witches of Eileanan

  • #19
    Neil Gaiman
    “When I was a child, adults would tell me not to make things up, warning me of what would happen if I did. As far as I can tell so far, it seems to involve lots of foreign travel and not having to get up too early in the morning.”
    Neil Gaiman, Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fiction and Illusions

  • #20
    J.R.R. Tolkien
    “Pay heed to the tales of old wives. It may well be that they alone keep in memory what it was once needful for the wise to know.”
    J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

  • #21
    George R.R. Martin
    “... a mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge.”
    George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

  • #22
    George R.R. Martin
    “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.”
    George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons

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