The Wise Man's Fear

The Wise Man's Fear

Book - 2011
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GRPL_BoiBombadil
Oct 29, 2019

“All the truth in the world is held in stories.”

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GRPL_BoiBombadil
Oct 29, 2019

“I have an apple that thinks its a pear. And a bun that thinks it’s a cat. And a lettuce that thinks its a lettuce."
"It’s a clever lettuce, then."
"Hardly," she said with a delicate snort. "Why would anything clever think it’s a lettuce?"
"Even if it is a lettuce?" I asked.
"Especially then," she said. "Bad enough to be a lettuce. How awful to think you are a lettuce too.”

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GRPL_BoiBombadil
Oct 29, 2019

“It had flaws, but what does that matter when it comes to matters of the heart? We love what we love. Reason does not enter into it. In many ways, unwise love is the truest love. Anyone can love a thing because. That's as easy as putting a penny in your pocket. But to love something despite. To know the flaws and love them too. That is rare and pure and perfect.”

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GRPL_BoiBombadil
Oct 29, 2019

“There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.”

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Favouri
Jun 21, 2016

There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.

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hippogriff28
Jul 12, 2014

“Wil and Sim took turns watching over me as I slept, keeping me safe with their Alar. They were the best sort of friends. The sort everyone hopes for but no one deserves, least of all me.”

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hippogriff28
Jul 12, 2014

Elodin to Kvothe: “Caution suits an arcanist. Assurance suits a namer. Fear does not suit either. It does not suit you.”

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Perenelle
May 01, 2014

“There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.”

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Perenelle
May 01, 2014

“It’s not over if you’re still here,” Chronicler said. “It’s not a tragedy if you’re still alive.”

Bast nodded eagerly at this, looking back at Kvothe.

Kvothe looked at both of them for a moment, then smiled and chuckled low in his chest. “Oh,” he said fondly. “You’re both so young.”

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MrsStrange
May 02, 2012

“It had flaws, but what does that matter when it comes to matters of the heart? We love what we love. Reason does not enter into it. In many ways, unwise love is the truest love. Anyone can love a thing because. That's as easy as putting a penny in your pocket. But to love something despite. To know the flaws and love them too. That is rare and pure and perfect.”


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