Wisdom From

Wisdom From is an every once in a while feature here at Sort of Beautiful. I post a quote from a book or a lyric that I find has particular merit or wisdom. Feel free to grab the picture and feature your own quotes.

Wisdom From


Wisdom From: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak May 22, 2015 | Wisdom From
wisdomfromThe Book Thief by Markus Zusak “I guess humans like to watch a little destruction.  Sand castles, houses of cards, that’s where they begin.  Their great skill is their capacity to escalate”  ~ pg. 109

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Wisdom From (5): Eon By Alison Goodman February 3, 2015 | Wisdom From
wisdomfromEon by Alison Goodman “I found power in accepting the truth of who I am.  It may be a truth that others can accept, but I cannot live any other way.  How would it be to live a lie every minute of your life?  I don’t think I could do it.”  Lady Dela ~ pg.

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Wisdom From (4): Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin July 17, 2014 | Game of Thrones, Wisdom From
wisdomfromGame of Thrones by George R.R. Martin “Let me give you some counsel, bastard,” Lannister said.  “Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not.  Make it your strength.  Then it can never be your weakness.  Armor yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you.” Tyrion Lannister ~ pg.

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Wisdom From (3): Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card June 23, 2014 | Wisdom From
wisdomfromEnder’s Game by Orson Scott Card   There is no teacher but the enemy.  No one but the enemy will tell you what the enemy is going to do.  No one but the enemy will ever teach you how to destroy and conquer.  Only the enemy tells you where he is strong.  And the rules

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Wisdom From (2): A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin May 22, 2013 | Game of Thrones, Quotes, Wisdom From
wisdomfromA Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin “A good act does not wash out the bad, nor a bad act the good.  Each should have its own reward.” ~Stannis Baratheon: Pg 612  

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