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birthright Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about birthright
  1. #1
    “Their birth protects them,” Cersei admitted, “though not as much as you’d think. Each one’s worth a good ransom, but after the madness of battle, soldiers often seem to want flesh more than coin.”
  2. #2
    “Whoso pulleth Out This Sword of This Stone and Anvil, is Rightwise King Born of All England.”
  3. #3
    “Clean water and health care and school and food and tin roofs and cement floors, all of these things should constitute a set of basics that people must have as birthrights.”
  4. #4
    Now, gods, stand up for bastards!
  5. #5
    Thou, Nature, art my goddess. To thy law
    My services are bound. Wherefore should I
    Stand in the plague of custom, and permit
    The curiosity of nations to deprive me
    For that I am some twelve or fourteen moonshines
    Lag of a brother? why “bastard”? Wherefore “base”?
  6. #6
    “There is only nobility of birth, only nobility of blood. When one speaks of “aristocrats of the spirit,” reasons are usually not lacking for concealing something.”