Po Quotes

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“He laughed. "I know you're teasing me. And you should know I'm not easily humiliated. You may hunt for my food, and pound me every time we fight, and protect me when we're attacked, if you like. I'll thank you for it.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling
tags: katsa, po

“Find something useful to do with your morning,' she thought to him as she neared her chambers. 'Do something heroic in front of an audience. Knock a child into a river while no one's looking and then rescue him.”
Kristin Cashore, Bitterblue

“Katsa and Po were trying to drown each other and, judging from their hoots of laughter, enjoying it immensely.”
Kristin Cashore, Bitterblue

“Yesterday is history,
tomorrow is a mystery,
and today is a gift...
that's why they call it present”
Kung Fu Panda

“You know,” he said, “I wish you could see this cave.”

“What’s it like?”

He paused. “It’s...beautiful, really.”

“Tell me.”

And so Po described to Katsa what hid in the blackness of the cave; and outside, the world awaited them.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling

“She glanced up at him, and in that moment he pulled his wet shirt over his head. She forced her mind blank. Blank as a new sheet of paper, blank as a starless sky. He came to the fire and crouched before it. He rubbed the water from his bare arms and flicked it in the flames. She stared at the goose and sliced his drumstick carefully and thought of the blankest expression on the blankest face she could possibly imagine. It was a chilly evening; she thought about that. The goose would be delicious, they must eat as much of it as possible, they must not waste it; she thought about that.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling

“I thought it was supposed to be impossible to sneak up on you. Eyes of a hawk and ears of a wolf and all.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling
tags: po

“I've liked you better when Katsa's around,' Giddon said. 'She's so rotten to me that you seem positively pleasant in contrast.”
Kristin Cashore, Bitterblue

“He made her drunk, this man made her drunk; and every time his eyes flashed into hers she could not breathe.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling

Arthur Rimbaud
“...these poets here, you see, they are not of this world:let them live their strange life; let them be cold and hungry, let them run, love and sing: they are as rich as Jacques Coeur, all these silly children, for they have their souls full of rhymes, rhymes which laugh and cry, which make us laugh or cry: Let them live: God blesses all the merciful: and the world blesses the poets.”
Arthur Rimbaud
tags: po

“They seemed no closer to the tops of the peaks that rose before them. It was only by looking back, to the forest far below, that she knew they'd climbed.”
Kristin Cashore, Graceling

“Would you please do me the honor of telling me WHAT THE BLAZES IS GOING ON?”
Kristin Cashore, Kristin Cashore eSampler

“I’m bored to death. Perhaps I should pillage one of my neighbors for my own amusement. It seems to work for Drowden.”
Kristin Cashore, Kristin Cashore eSampler

Li Bai
“There is another world, other than/ this one we choose to live in.”
Li Po
tags: li, live, po, world

“King Drowden has given his men instructions to infiltrate the town, bribe townspeople for the secrets of their neighbors, steal the neighbors’ hidden treasures. Much more subtle than Drowden’s usual smash and burn technique. We do hope Drowden isn’t growing a brain.”
Kristin Cashore, Kristin Cashore eSampler

“Then he laughed, and the sound was a comfort to her, and she fought against the and silver lights that shown in his eyes, and lost. When he spoke his voice was soft.
"And now I'm wondering," he said, "how it is you don't realize your eyes ensnare me, just as mine do you. I can't explain it, Kate's, but you shouldn't let it embarrass you. For we're both overtaken by the same--foolishness.”
Kristin Chashore