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dragons Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about dragons
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“So much for heroism. So much for the harvest-virgin. So much, also, for the alternative visions of blind old poets and dragons.”
John Gardner
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Grendel
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Grendel
Unferth
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‘Dragons!’ said the Ordinary Princess. ‘I’ll give them dragons. So they think they can push me off on to any silly prince who kills a dragon, do they!’ And she stamped her foot and stuck out her tongue at the palace walls just to relieve her feelings. ‘Well, you just wait and see!’ she said.”
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“Dear Everyone, I think this dragon idea is simply silly and I won’t be shut up in a tower, and what’s more I won’t marry any stupid dragon-slaying prince. In fact I’ve decided that I don’t think I’ll marry anyone ever, so I’ve run away and it’s no use trying to find me, and please don’t worry because I shall be quite all right. Love and kisses Amy”
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“We are our own dragons as well as our own heroes, and we have to rescue ourselves from ourselves.”

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