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Ship of Magic (Liveship Traders, #1) Ship of Magic by Robin Hobb
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Ship of Magic Quotes (showing 1-14 of 14)
“For the weakest has but to try his strength to find it, and then he shall be strong.”
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“Look forward, not back. Correct your course and go on. You cannot undo yesterday's journey.”
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“One must plan for the future and anticipate the future without fearing the future.”
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“I bite my tongue and scowl my love, lest passion make me slave.”
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“What you are born to be, you will be, whether it be priest or sailor. So step up and be it. Let them do nothing to you. Be the one who shapes yourself. Be who you are, and eventually all will have to recognize who you are, whether they are willing to admit it or not.”
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“Many will rant and rave against the garment fate has woven for them, but they pick it up and don it all the same, and most wear it to the end of their days. You... you would rather go naked into the storm.”
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“I don't think I can stand it much longer,” he warned her. “Something will have to give way. And I fear it will be me… I've just been living from day to day. Waiting for something or someone else to change the situation… I think I need to make a real decision. I believe I need to take action on my own.”
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“When you borrow trouble against what might be, you neglect the moment you have now to enjoy. The man who worries about what will next be happening to him loses this moment in dread of the next, and poisons the next with pre-judgment.”
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“I sleep like an old woman now, she thought to herself. In fits and starts. It isn’t sleeping and it isn’t waking and it isn’t rest.”
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“That no man can truly imagine being happy and that's why happiness isn't for sale here.”
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“Only my pain is more silent than my anger.”
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“Somehow," she said coldly, "you have confused profitable and not profitable for right and wrong. I, however, have not.”
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“I’ve just been living from day to day. Waiting for something or someone else to change the situation.” His eyes studied her face, looking for a reaction to his next words. “I think I need to make a real decision. I believe I need to take action on my own.”
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“Kyle saw them as a double-pronged problem: the ship that would not heed his wishes because of a boy that would not be what his father commanded him to be.”
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