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  • Simon shared from Feet Of Clay: (Discworld Novel 19) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    ‘Keep it to yourself, Ron, but it’s because he’s a peer.’ ‘Is that a fact? I’ll go and put down some fresh sawdust.’
    Note: Brilliant line :)
  • Simon shared from Feet Of Clay: (Discworld Novel 19) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    The thing looked like the kind of pots Igneous despised, the ones made by people who thought that because it was hand-made it was supposed to look as if it was hand-made, and that thumbprints baked in the clay were a sign of integrity.
  • Simon shared from Guards! Guards!: (Discworld Novel 8) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    Never trust any ruler who puts his faith in tunnels and bunkers and escape routes. The chances are that his heart isn’t in the job.’
    Note: Good advise:
  • Simon shared from Guards! Guards!: (Discworld Novel 8) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    Never trust any ruler who puts his faith in tunnels and bunkers and escape routes. The chances are that his heart isn’t in the job.’
  • Simon shared from Guards! Guards!: (Discworld Novel 8) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    He couldn’t help remembering how much he’d wanted a puppy when he was a little boy. Mind you, they’d been starving – anything with meat on it would have done.
    Note: The brilliance of Sir Terry Pratchett :)
  • Simon shared from Guards! Guards!: (Discworld Novel 8) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
    He couldn’t help remembering how much he’d wanted a puppy when he was a little boy. Mind you, they’d been starving – anything with meat on it would have done.
    Note: The brilliance of Sir Terry Pratchett :)
  • Simon shared from His Dark Materials Omnibus by Philip Pullman
    Maybe sometimes we don’t do the right thing because the wrong thing looks more dangerous, and we don’t want to look scared, so we go and do the wrong thing just because it’s dangerous. We’re more concerned with not looking scared than with judging right. It’s very hard.
    Note: Wise words indeed
  • Simon shared from His Dark Materials Omnibus by Philip Pullman
    “For a human being, nothing comes naturally,” said Grumman. “We have to learn everything we do.
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