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Richard Quotes

Five of the best book quotes from Richard
  1. #1
    “You hardly know me, Johnny, so I beg you to believe my reputation: I’m a constant soldier and a sometime poet and I will be King.”
  2. #2
    “You get Alais and you get the kingdom but I get the one thing I want most. If you’re king, England stays intact. I get that. It’s all yours now-the girl, the crown, the whole black bloody business. Isn’t that enough?”
  3. #3
    “Geoffrey: Why, you chivalric fool-as if the way one fell down mattered.
    Richard: When the fall is all there is, it matters.”
  4. #4
    “You know what I am? I’m the family nothing. Geoffrey’s smart and Richard’s brave and I’m not anything.”
  5. #5
    “It’s a heavy thing, your nothing. When I write or send for you or speak or reach, your nothings come. Like stones.”