New tastes are like new ideas, young man—the older you get, the more difficult they are for you to stomach.”
Iron, steel, tin, pewter, copper, bronze, zinc, and brass—the eight basic Allomantic metals.
“You should try not to talk so much, friend,” he suggested. “You’ll sound far less stupid that way.”
“Women are like…thunderstorms. They’re beautiful to look at, and sometimes they’re nice to listen to—but most of the time they’re just plain inconvenient.”