Category Archives: Sunday’s Wisdom

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

Sunday’s Wisdom #152: Judgment Breeds Monstrosity

“Of all the people to survive, he’s not the one you would have chosen, is he? But if you could choose, Doctor, if you could decide who lives and who dies, that would make you a monster.” – Mr. Copper, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #151: Don’t Be Too Proud

“Pride means nothing when other people do everything for you.” – Mai Taniyama, Ghost Hunt Episode 25, “File 8: The Cursed House, Part 4” …what? It’s Halloween time! When else should I quote ghost-themed anime, eh? 😉 When Mai says … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #150: Family Strength

“The strength we need, that we all need, comes from our family.” – Kelly Burkhardt, Grimm Season 6, Episode 13, “The End” Just a short post this week. 🙂 The exact context of this quote is a little complicated, but … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #149: Gentle Strength

“I am gentle, but not a pushover.” – Bear, .hack//Sign Episode 1, “Role Play” I really like this quote. There’s not much context surrounding it, but we do see, throughout the series, that Bear is a fairly gentle, nurturing soul. … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #148: Beware the Price

“You wanted to be a genie? You got it, and everything that goes with it: phenomenal cosmic powers, itty-bitty living space.” – Aladdin, Aladdin Who doesn’t love Disney, eh? 😉 I think most of us can remember this scene, right … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #147: Hope Can Find Us

“You know the sound the Tardis makes? That wheezing, groaning. That sound brings hope wherever it goes.” “Yes. Yes, I like to think it does.” “Do you want to know who hears it, Doctor? Anyone. However lost. Even you.” – … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #146: Concerning Coercion

“I’m sure cutting off heads is very satisfying, but it’s not the way you get people to work together.” – Sansa Stark, Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5, “Blood of the Dragon” The meaning of the quote is fairly … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #145: We Choose Our Own Story

“The monster tested her, pulling at her soul and rending her spirit. She clung to life, and in the clinging she might have become a monster too, except she chose the path her story would take.” – From A Thousand … Continue reading

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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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