Those whom we most love are often the most alien to us.
Consider non your superior, whatever their rank or station in life. Treat all fairly or they will seek revenge. Be careful with your money. Hold fast to your belief and others will listen.” he continued at a slower pace, ” of the affairs of love … my only advice is to be honest. thats your...
How terrible,” said Eragon, “to die alone, separate even from the one who is closest to you.”Everyone dies alone, Eragon. Whether you are a king on a battlefield or a lowly peasant lying in bed among your family, no one can accompany you into the void.
Eragon went to see the dragon for the first time since it had spoken to him. He approached apprehensively, aware now that it was an equal.”Eragon.””Is that all you can say?” he snapped.”Yes.”His eyes widened at the unexpected reply, and he sat down roughly. Now it has a sense of humor. What next?
We only give credence to that which we can prove exists. Since we cannot find evidence that gods, miracles, and other supernatural things are real, we do not trouble ourselves about them. If that were to change, if Helzvog were to reveal himself to us, then we would accept the new information and revise our...
In El-harím, there lived a man, a man with yellow eyes.To me, he said, “Beware the whispers, for they whisper lies.Do not wrestle with the demons of the dark,Else upon your mind they’ll place a mark;Do not listen to the shadows of the deep,Else they haunt you even when you sleep.
Go slowly, so that you do not bite your tail by accident.
People have an annoying habit of remembering things they shouldn’t.
The greatest enemy is one that has nothing to lose.
They may fight with us, but they don’t fight for us.
He bent his gaze sternly on them. “First, let no one rule your mind or body. Take special care that your thoughts remain unfettered. One may be a free man and yet be bound tighter than a slave. Give men your ear, but not your heart. Show respect for those in power, but don’t follow...
My mind is the only sanctuary that has not been stolen from me.