August 6, 2019 at 9:03 am #94558
Okay, I decided to start a more fun topic than my other ones. I am a book lover, the only one I know here in my town, and those that do read don’t read the kind of books I do. So I decided to find a fun way to see if any other people on here like the same books.
So here’s how it works. Someone says something iconic from a book or series. For example:
One ring to rule them all
One ring to find them
One ring to bring them all
And in the darkness bind them.
Could be used for Lord of the Rings. Then anyone who has read that book and loved it can reply with the name. Anyone want to play?
- This topic was modified 6 months, 2 weeks ago by Kayla Skywriter.
How we chose to fight is just as important as what we fight forAugust 6, 2019 at 10:52 am #94560
@kayla-skywriter *raises hand*
This sounds fun! Here we go, one quote per book:
I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope that I have made them right.
So really, children, mathematically, all of light is invisible.
Every locked door has a key. Every problem has a solution.
For you, a thousand times over.
Can’t wait to see what happens!
INFJ // The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. (John 1:5)August 6, 2019 at 4:18 pm #94573Veraza Winterknight@kari-karast
3 rings for the elven lords under the sky. 7 for the dwarf lords in their halls of stone. 9 for mortal men doomed to die. 1 ring for the dark lord on his dark throne. *claps*
A child of the eldest gods
shall reach 16 against all odds
So when the moon tells you something, believe it (technically from a movie, but the movie has a book series)
"You can dance with my henchman."August 6, 2019 at 11:48 pm #94597Chelsea R.H.@seekjustice
All those quotes sound vaguely familiar. No. 3 is Warcross though, isn’t it?
Here’s a quote from one of my favourite novels…
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
Mahalo keia huiʻanaAugust 7, 2019 at 12:59 am #94601
@seekjustice Yes, that’s Warcross 🙂
And your quote is from The Tale of Two Cities — I didn’t understand most of it back when I read it, but it still was touching (particularly the ending!!). I should find some time to reread it.
INFJ // The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. (John 1:5)August 7, 2019 at 8:21 am #94607
An ordinary archer practices until he gets it right, a ranger practices until he never gets it wrong.
How we chose to fight is just as important as what we fight forAugust 7, 2019 at 8:48 am #94609August 7, 2019 at 11:46 pm #94648Quinn O’Fallon@quinn-ofallon
This is such a fun idea! I don’t recognize any of the quotes already posted, but I’ll add one to the mix…
Hello, dear Skreeans! Fangs are ugly!August 7, 2019 at 11:53 pm #94650Anne of Lothlorien@anne-of-lothlorien
@quinn-ofallon WINGFEATHER SAGA! Specifically On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness, said by Armulen the Bard as he is standing on a cart about to begin his singing for the Dragon Day Festival in the town of Glipwood.
@literatureforthelight Your first one is The Book Thief!
I'm short, I like words, and I love people.
No, I didn't draw my profile pic.August 8, 2019 at 12:00 am #94651Anne of Lothlorien@anne-of-lothlorien
“Of course he isn’t safe. But he’s good.”
“And they all lived happily to the end of their days.”
I'm short, I like words, and I love people.
No, I didn't draw my profile pic.August 8, 2019 at 1:12 am #94654
@anne-of-lothlorien Yes, it is 😀
And your first one is The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.
INFJ // The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. (John 1:5)August 9, 2019 at 9:28 am #94729
Let us see,
I have found the Book Thief, Tale of Two Cities, Wingfeather Saga, and the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.
And yes, mine was Ranger’s Apprentice.
Here is one from a series I am still reading, one from each book I’ve read.
I am hope
I write these words in steel, for anything not set in metal cannot be trusted.
“Somehow, we’ll find it. The balance between whom we wish to be and whom we need to be. But for now, we simply have to be satisfied with who we are.”
“It lets me add two ’n’ two and get a pickle.”
How we chose to fight is just as important as what we fight forAugust 11, 2019 at 5:49 pm #94910Warden@nuetrobolt
I found A Tale of Two Cities, On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness, and The Lion, the Witch and the wardrobe. Here are mine:
“Cheese between bread. Beautiful!”
“Sing the song of the ancient stones. . . “
“Messing with me is like wearing cheese underwear down rat alley.”
“He found himself reading sentences over and over again. He found himself reading sentences over and over again. He found himself reading sentences over and over again.”
Your story is yours and no one else's. Each sunset is different, depending where you stand. -A. PetersonAugust 11, 2019 at 5:50 pm #94912Warden@nuetrobolt
“I wasn’t ready to turn to stone.”
Your story is yours and no one else's. Each sunset is different, depending where you stand. -A. PetersonAugust 11, 2019 at 9:56 pm #94942Veraza Winterknight@kari-karast
Third is A Series of Unfortunate Events
Is the last one from Court of the Stone Children?
"You can dance with my henchman."
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