Category Archives: Sunday’s Wisdom

“Stories teach us how to live, and why.”
– The Storyteller
Arabian Nights

Sunday’s Wisdom #144: Monsters Fight Monsters Too

“What was done to me was monstrous.” “And they created a monster.” – V and Evey Hammond, V for Vendetta The above quote is between the movie’s central protagonists, so if anyone’s supposed to be good in this story, it’s … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #143: Our Heroes Are Just Like Us

“And he was born full grown with a sword in his hand and pissing fire.” – The Maisterpeaker, The Wolf of the North From The Wolf in the North series, by Duncan M. Hamilton One thing I really like about … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom # 142: Loyalty

“No matter what will be ruined, we’d never sell out our friends!” – Master Cat Viper, One Piece Episode 767, “A Volatile Situation! The Dog and the Cat and the Samurai” This quote comes from one of my most favorite … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #141: Do Not Dream in Vain

“They all dreamed of the glory victory would bring, none more than Wulfric, but dreaming alone would not bring it about.” – From The Wolf in the North, by Duncan M. Hamilton This is from a book I just recently … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #140: Small Problems

“It’s so easy to get lost inside A problem that seems so big at the time. It’s like a river that’s so wide It swallows you whole.” – from “So Small” by Carrie Underwood This is one of the earlier … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #139: Try Something That Hasn’t Failed Yet

“But this isn’t right! You’re meant to charge in, sword drawn, banner flying! That’s what all the other knights did!” “Yeah! Right before they burst into flame!” – Fiona and Shrek, Shrek In addition to being one of the more … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #138: The True Man Beneath

“If you’re nothing without that suit, then you shouldn’t have it.” – Tony Stark, aka Iron Man, Spider-Man: Homecoming Yes, I have seen it already. Duh. 😉 You may expect my review in a couple of days. 🙂 When Tony … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #137: Government and the Common Man

“People do not exist to serve their governments or their kings. Governments exist to serve the people, so the people should have a say in those governments.” – Field Marshall Tamas, Promise of Blood The Powder Mage series, by Brian … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #136: Virtue in Extremis

“Only in darkness are we revealed. Goodness is not goodness that seeks advantage. Good is good in the final hour, in the deepest pit, without hope, without witness, without reward. Virtue is only virtue in extremis.” – Nardole, quoting the … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #135: A Father’s Job

“He saved you.” “Yeah, and you know what he got for that? Me whining about how much he embarrassed me. Me telling him that I hated him. But then he stopped, he turned around, he looked at me, and he … Continue reading

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