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dragon Quotes

15 of the best book quotes from dragon
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“My advice to you, my violent friend, is to seek out gold and sit on it.””
John Gardner
author
Grendel
book
Grendel
dragon
characters
emotions
gold
destroying
concepts
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“Nevertheless, something will come of all this,”
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“I discovered that the dragon had put a charm on me: no weapon could cut me. I could walk up to the meadhall whenever I pleased, and they were powerless. My heart became darker because of that. Though I scorned them, sometimes hated them, there had been something between myself and men when we could fight. Now, invulnerable, I was as solitary as one live tree in a vast landscape of coal.”
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″ So he put a frightening dragon under the tree to guard the apples.”
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“The girl took hold of one of its taloned feet. It was the first time she had touched a dragon’s scaly hide. It was rough and dry, like leather that had been left out in the weather for too long. ”
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“The dragon took another huge breath, but this time nothing came out. The dragon didn’t even have enough fire left to cook a meatball.”
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“Well, a princess! I love to eat princesses, but I have already eaten a whole castle today. I am a very busy dragon. Come back tomorrow.”
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“Elizabeth decided to chase the dragon and get Ronald back. She looked everywhere for something to wear, but the only thing she could find that was not burnt was a paper bag. So she put on the paper bag and followed the dragon.”
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“Is it true that you are the smartest and fiercest dragon in the whole world?”
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“Dragon took another huge breath and breathed out so much fire he burnt up one hundred forests.”
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“He was tired when he got back, but Elizabeth shouted, ‘Fantastic, do it again!’ So the dragon jumped up and flew around the whole world in just twenty seconds. ”
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“Elizabeth walked right over the dragon and opened the door to the cave.”
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“When I left I promised I’d try to help him someday, although I couln’t see how. The rope around his neck is about the biggest, toughest rope you can imagine, with so many knots it would take days to untie them all.”
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“He was the most excited baby dragon that ever lived. My father was in a hurry to fly away, and when the dragon finally calmed down a bit my father climbed up onto his back.”
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“It’s a trick! It’s a trick! There’s an invasion and it must be after our dragon. Kill it! Kill it!”

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