Five Quotes Friday
Where I share my favorite quotes from the things I have recently read, or am currently reading.
Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa
The time of the Dragon is nearly upon us. And there are many, even now, who are searching for a way to call on it. But the Dragon will rise only if it is properly summoned, and the only way to do that is to recite the young lord’s prayers, word for word. All one thousand of them.
The spider does not spin its web in a heartbeat, nor does the albatross fly across oceans with a few flaps of its wings. Many would consider what they do impossible, and yet, they still complete their tasks without fail , because they simply… start. One step at a time.
Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare (currently reading)
Pointless, needless suffering and pain? I don’t suppose it would help if I told you that is the way life is. The good suffer, the evil flourish, and all that is mortal passes away.
Our hearts, they need a mirror, Tessa. We see our better selves in the eyes of those who love us. And there is beauty that brevity alone provides.
Do not regret too much the choices you have made in the past, Gabriel. Only make the right ones in the future. We are ever capable of change and ever capable of being our better selves.