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A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
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Aug 22, 14

bookshelves: adult, series, fantasy, i-own, read-2014
Read from August 19 to 22, 2014

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Quotes Tracy Liked

George R.R. Martin
“When you play a game of thrones you win or you die.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
“Bran thought about it. 'Can a man still be brave if he's afraid?'
'That is the only time a man can be brave,' his father told him.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
“Fear cuts deeper than swords.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

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

George R.R. Martin
“If a man paints a target on his chest, he should expect that sooner or later someone will loose an arrow on him.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
“They say it grows so cold up here in winter that a man’s laughter freezes in his throat and chokes him to death,” Ned said evenly. “Perhaps that is why the Starks have so little humor.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
“Some old wounds never truly heal, and bleed again at the slightest word.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
“Swift as a deer. Quiet as a shadow. Fear cuts deeper than swords. Quick as a snake. Calm as still water.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
“The man who fears losing has already lost.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones
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George R.R. Martin
“Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you.”
George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones


Reading Progress

08/19/2014 marked as: currently-reading
08/19/2014 page 39
4.0% "It's not much but I've made progress! Still not sure that I'm going to love this like everyone else does but I really want to give it a chance since I own it."
08/21/2014 page 500
59.0% "Never have I been so happy about a character's death."
08/22/2014 marked as: read
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