In this world, only winter is certain
Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness. Armour yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you.
The world was full of cravens who pretended to be heroes; it took a queer sort of courage to admit to cowardice...
You ought to see it when it blooms, all dark red flowers from horizon to horizon, like a see of blood. Come the dry season, and the world turns the color of old bronze. And this is only hranna, child. There are hundred kinds of grass out there, grasses as yellow as lemon and as dark as indigo, blue grasses and orange grasses and grasses as rainbows.
And I tell you truly, Danaerys, there is no man in all the world who will ever be half so true to you as me.
This world is twisted beyond hope, when lowborn smugglers must vouch for the honor of kings.
When you tear out a man's tongue, you are not proving him a liar, you're only telling the world that you fear what he might say.
He understood the way that you could sometimes fall right into them, as if each page was a hole into another world.
That was the way of this cold world, where men fished the sea and dug in the ground and died, whilst women brought forth short-lived children from beds of blood and pain.
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