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Guy Gavriel Kay

Top 10 Best Quotes

“By things so achingly small are lives measured and marred.”

“Only then, invisible to everyone and with her curtains drawn, did she allow her tears to fall: in love, and for his hurts, and in terrible pride.”

“She was owner and captive, both, of a bitterly divided heart.”

“I will not say I am sorry, but I can tell you that I grieve.”

“She had been a solitary child, and then solitary as a woman, drawn into an orbit of her own that took her away from others, even those who would be her friends.”

“She had come to accept, deeply, and with certitude, that she had been born into a world, a life, that would not let her be whole.”

“I have been made to realize tonight that there are limits to what I wish to do or see done for any cause.”

“A hand fought best when it made a fist.”

“What mortal knew the way their fate line would run?”

“You have no idea how dearly I wish you were of my blood. My daughter, granddaughter. Will you allow me to take pride in what you are?" -- Sandre to Catriana”

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Book Keywords:

morality, wrongs, personal-journeys, hurts, solidarity, love, cause, limits, chance, path, family, unity, destiny, divided, struggles, dianora, apologies, catriana, personality, nations

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