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Dalinar Kholin Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes from Dalinar Kholin
  1. #1
    “Sometimes a hypocrite is nothing more than a man in the process of changing.”
  2. #2
    “But merely being tradition does not make something worthy, Kadash. We can’t just assume that because something is old it is right.”
  3. #3
    ″‘I will take responsibility for what I have done,’ Dalinar whispered. ‘If I must fall, I will rise each time a better man.‘”
  4. #4
    “A journey will have pain and failure. It is not only the steps forward that we must accept. It is the stumbles. The trials. The knowledge that we will fail. That we will hurt those around us.
    But if we stop, if we accept the person we are when we fail, the journey ends. That failure becomes our destination.”
  5. #5
    “The most important word a man can say are, ‘I will do better.‘”
  6. #6
    A man’s emotions are what define him, control is the hallmark of true strength. To lack feeling is to be dead, but to act on every feeling is to be a child.
  7. #7
    ″‘If I should die,’ Dalinar said, ‘then I would do so having lived my life right. It is not the destination that matters, but how one arrives there.‘”
  8. #8
    “Sometimes the prize is not worth the costs. The means by which we achieve victory are as important as the victory itself.”
  9. #9
    ″‘How . . .’ Dalinar said. ‘You fell into a chasm!’
    ‘I fell face-first, sir,’ Kaladin said, ‘and fortunately, I’m particularly hard-headed.‘”

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