Baldur Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes from Baldur
  1. #1
    “Kinds of behavior that work in a specialized environment, such as a prison, can fail to work and in fact become harmful when used outside such an environment.”
  2. #2
    “Call no man happy until he is dead.”
  3. #3
    ″‘Believe,’ said the rumbling voice. ‘If you are to survive, you must believe.’
    ‘Believe what?’ asked Shadow. ‘What should I believe?’
    He stared at Shadow, the buffalo man, and he drew himself up huge, and his eyes filled with fire. He opened his spit-flecked buffalo mouth and it was red inside with the flames that burned inside him, under the earth.
    ‘Everything,’ roared the buffalo man.”
  4. #4
    “Every hour wounds. The last one kills”
  5. #5
    “Shadow had heard too many people telling each other not to repress their feelings, to let their emotions out, let the pain go. Shadow thought there was a lot to be said for bottling up emotions. If you did it long enough and deep enough, he suspected, pretty soon you wouldn’t feel anything at all.”
  6. #6
    “There was part of him that felt gently exhilarated: he had done something.”
  7. #7
    “It’s true what they say, thought Shadow. If you can fake sincerity, you’ve got it made.”
  8. #8
    “Shadow was not superstitious. He did not believe in anything he could not see.”