Who you are tomorrow begins with what you do today.
(Responding to a sneeze from the audience) Who exploded?
The victor will be the one who gets the most voters out.
I know I’ll never marry, never risk bringing a child into the world. Because if there’s one thing being a victor doesn’t guarantee, it’s our children’s safety. My kids’ names would go right into the reaping balls with everyone else’s. And I swear I’ll never let that happen.
When God has made you the head, you don’t need to fight the tail.
One who has lost confidence can lose nothing more.
The greater the obstacles, the greater the victory.
Where are we going?” asked Victor. “If I’m allowed to ask.”I squirmed around in my seat so that I could look him in the eye. “That’s what you’re going to tell us. As hard as it is to believe, we didn’t do all that just because we missed your pleasant company.””That is hard to believe.
Zed and Sky had stayed behind and were chatting with Will, Sky sitting on Zed’s knee as if nothing was going to get them apart again in a hurry. Victor and Uriel were playing cards at the kitchen table. Trace looked cute in an apron, chopping vegetables with a surgeon’s precision.
My reign is not yet over… you live, and my power is complete. Follow me; I seek the everlasting ices of the north, where you will feel the misery of cold and frost to which I am impassive. You will find near this place, if you follow not too tardily, a dead hare; eat and...
I’ve been wanting to do that for a very long time,” I growledVictor smiled through the pain and the blood. “Of course you have. I used to think Belikov was the savage one, but it’s really you, isn’t it? You’re the animal with no control, no higher reasoning except to fight and kill.”I clenched his...
I want you to break the spell. Finish it off.””What do you mean?””The spell you did on me and Dimitri.””That spell is done. It burned itself out.”I shook my head. “No. I keep thinking about him. I keep wanting to…”He smiled knowingly when I didn’t finish. “My dear, that was already there, long before I...
[H]e could see the island of Manhattan off to the left. The towers were jammed together so tightly, he could feel the mass and stupendous weight.Just think of the millions, from all over the globe, who yearned to be on that island, in those towers, in those narrow streets! There it was, the Rome, the...
God manifests himself to us in the first degree through the life of the universe, and in the second degree through the thought of man. The second manifestation is not less holy than the first. The first is named Nature, the second is named Art.
I normally don’t do requests. Unless, of course, I have been asked to do so.
One drop of wine is enough to redden a whole glass of water.