Deathless Quotes

Quotes tagged as "deathless" (showing 1-14 of 14)
Catherynne M. Valente
“Just tell yourself a story that'll satisfy you and pretend he told it.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“Just remember that the only question in a house is who is to rule. The rest is only dancing around that, trying not to look it in the eye.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“She knew herself, how she had slowly, over years, become a cat, a wolf, a snake, anything but a girl. How she had wrung out her girlhood like death.”
Catherynne M. Valente

E.M. Bounds
“Prayers are deathless. They outlive the lives of those who uttered them.”
E.M. Bounds

Catherynne M. Valente
“Let us be greedy together; let us hoard. Let us hit each other with birch branches and lock each other in dungeons; let us drink each other's blood in the night and betray each other in the sun. Let us lie and lust and take hundreds of lovers; let us dance until snow melts between us. Let us steal and eat until we grow fat and roll in the pleasures of life, clutching each other for purchase.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“Did I not come to you on my knees with a kingdom in my hand?”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“There is no better teacher of rough necessity than bad luck, and you will have great use of me, I promise.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“I have survived, but I have not been spared.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

“I will not let her speak because I love her, and when you love someone you do not make them tell war stories.”
Cathrynne M. Valente

Amit Ray
“The word Shiva means the deathless, changeless, timeless, formless all-pervading absolute essence of the universe. ”
Amit Ray

Catherynne M. Valente
“When you are this hungry, you cannot even remember who you used to be, she whispered. Who you might have been, if not for the hunger.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“Why is it safe for you and not for me?" whispered Marya Morevna.
"Because you're still a girl." The vintovnik grinned. "Girls have to obey rules. Chyerti break them.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“Ivan said, If only we could eat violin music.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless

Catherynne M. Valente
“You will live as you live in any world,' Madame Lebedeva said. She reached out her hand as if to grasp Marya's, as if to press it to her cheek, then closed her fingers, as if Marya's hand were in hers. 'With difficulty, and grief.”
Catherynne M. Valente, Deathless