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Peter S. Beagle quotes: Girls like poems better than dead dragons and magic swords, Girls like poems better than dead dragons and magic swords,
Peter S. Beagle quotes: There are no happy endings, because nothing ends. There are no happy endings, because nothing ends.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Haven't you ever been in a fairy tale before? Haven't you ever been in a fairy tale before?
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I am infected with life and will die of it in time. I am infected with life and will die of it in time.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: What use is wizardry if it cannot save a Unicorn? What use is wizardry if it cannot save a Unicorn?
Peter S. Beagle quotes: This body is dying. I can feel it rotting all around me. How can anything that is going to die be real? How can it be truly beautiful? This body is dying. I can feel it rotting all around me. How can anything that is going to die be real? How can it be truly beautiful?
Peter S. Beagle quotes: They know these mornings well and love them desperately because they cannot last - these people who know that nothing lasts. They know these mornings well and love them desperately because they cannot last - these people who know that nothing lasts.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The baloney weighed the raven down, and the shopkeeper almost caught him as he whisked out the delicatessen door. The baloney weighed the raven down, and the shopkeeper almost caught him as he whisked out the delicatessen door.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: No sorrow will live in me as long as that joysave one, and I thank you for that, too. No sorrow will live in me as long as that joy
save one, and I thank you for that, too.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: - and you are truly human now. You can love, and fear, and forbid things to be what they are, and overact. - and you are truly human now. You can love, and fear, and forbid things to be what they are, and overact.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Stories never end. We end. Stories never end. We end.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: She was one woman who knew what to do with a slight moral edge. The She was one woman who knew what to do with a slight moral edge. The
Peter S. Beagle quotes: It cannot be an ill fortune to have loved a unicorn, It cannot be an ill fortune to have loved a unicorn,
Peter S. Beagle quotes: If a man loved me, I would have talked myself into loving him, and I would have loved him very deeply after a while. If a man loved me, I would have talked myself into loving him, and I would have loved him very deeply after a while.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: We are not always what we seem, and hardly ever what we dream. We are not always what we seem, and hardly ever what we dream.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I sometimes think that a little fear, a little hunger, might be good for us - sharpen our souls, I sometimes think that a little fear, a little hunger, might be good for us - sharpen our souls,
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The Unicorn Sonata ... tells us that our true home is often right around the corner, if we'd only open our eyes - and our ears - to find it. The Unicorn Sonata ... tells us that our true home is often right around the corner, if we'd only open our eyes - and our ears - to find it.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Farewell,' she said. 'I hope you hear many more songs' - which was the best way she could think of to say good-bye to a butterfly. Farewell,' she said. 'I hope you hear many more songs' - which was the best way she could think of to say good-bye to a butterfly.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Prodigies began to waken somewhere southwest of his twelfth rib, and he himself- still mirroring the Lady Amalthea- began to shine. Prodigies began to waken somewhere southwest of his twelfth rib, and he himself- still mirroring the Lady Amalthea- began to shine.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: But the enchantment of error that you put on me I must wear forever in your eyes. But the enchantment of error that you put on me I must wear forever in your eyes.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: No cat out of its first fur can ever be deceived by appearances. Unlike human beings, who enjoy them. No cat out of its first fur can ever be deceived by appearances. Unlike human beings, who enjoy them.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Her voice left a flavor of honey and gunpowder on the air. Her voice left a flavor of honey and gunpowder on the air.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: No place is more enchanted than where a unicorn has been born. No place is more enchanted than where a unicorn has been born.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: It would be a crime to eat such a mouse!" he proclaimed everywhere. "An absolute, shameful, yummy crime. It would be a crime to eat such a mouse!" he proclaimed everywhere. "An absolute, shameful, yummy crime.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: We are our own dragons and our own heroes. We must rescue ourselves from ourselves. We are our own dragons and our own heroes. We must rescue ourselves from ourselves.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: How terrible it would be if all my people had been turned human by well-meaning wizards - exiled, How terrible it would be if all my people had been turned human by well-meaning wizards - exiled,
Peter S. Beagle quotes: How terrible to be forgotten by the god that made you, even if you're just a room. How could you love something that could do that anytime? How terrible to be forgotten by the god that made you, even if you're just a room. How could you love something that could do that anytime?
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I am a good runner. There are many faster, but not so many for whom it has been as necessary to learn to become nothing but flight. I am a good runner. There are many faster, but not so many for whom it has been as necessary to learn to become nothing but flight.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I love you," Laura said hopelessly. "I'd love you if you were afraid of everything in the world. I love you," Laura said hopelessly. "I'd love you if you were afraid of everything in the world.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The enchantment of error that you put on me I must wear forever in your eyes. We are not always what we seem, and hardly ever what we dream. Still The enchantment of error that you put on me I must wear forever in your eyes. We are not always what we seem, and hardly ever what we dream. Still
Peter S. Beagle quotes: There are honest people in the world, but only because the devil considers their asking prices ridiculous. There are honest people in the world, but only because the devil considers their asking prices ridiculous.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: What do men know? Because they have seen no unicorns for a while does not mean we have all vanished. What do men know? Because they have seen no unicorns for a while does not mean we have all vanished.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: She said, "I will go no farther.""There is no choice. We can only go on." The magician said again. "We can only go on. She said, "I will go no farther."
"There is no choice. We can only go on." The magician said again. "We can only go on.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I'm a magician with no magic, and that's no one at all. I'm a magician with no magic, and that's no one at all.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Anyone can say he's a magician these days. The old standards are gone, the old values have been abandoned. Besides, a real magician has a beard. Anyone can say he's a magician these days. The old standards are gone, the old values have been abandoned. Besides, a real magician has a beard.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: For no one can keep a unicorn in his head for long; For no one can keep a unicorn in his head for long;
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Once you had your man, you let all your accomplishments go. You don't sew or sing any more, you haven't illuminated a manuscript in years - and Once you had your man, you let all your accomplishments go. You don't sew or sing any more, you haven't illuminated a manuscript in years - and
Peter S. Beagle quotes: As for you and your heart and the things you said and didn't say, she will remember them all when men are fairy tales in books written by rabbits. As for you and your heart and the things you said and didn't say, she will remember them all when men are fairy tales in books written by rabbits.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I will keep the colour of your eyes until no other in the world remembers your name. I will keep the colour of your eyes until no other in the world remembers your name.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I love whom I love," Prince Lir repeated firmly. "You have no power over anything that matters. I love whom I love," Prince Lir repeated firmly. "You have no power over anything that matters.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: When you walk, you make an echo where they used to be. When you walk, you make an echo where they used to be.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The most professional curse ever snarled or croaked or thundered can have no effect on a pure heart. The most professional curse ever snarled or croaked or thundered can have no effect on a pure heart.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: You think this is living? This is eating, nothing else. You think this is living? This is eating, nothing else.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: She is a story with no ending, happy or sad. She can never belong to anything mortal enough to want her. Most She is a story with no ending, happy or sad. She can never belong to anything mortal enough to want her. Most
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Hell of an ornithologist you'd make. Hell of an ornithologist you'd make.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: A hero is entitled to his happy ending, when it comes at last. A hero is entitled to his happy ending, when it comes at last.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed. It is all part of the fairy tale. Great heroes need great sorrows and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed. It is all part of the fairy tale.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: All right, all right for you, you pretentious kneecap! How would you like a punch in the eye? All right, all right for you, you pretentious kneecap! How would you like a punch in the eye?
Peter S. Beagle quotes: She was no longer the careless color of sea foam, but rather the color of snow falling on a moonlit night. She was no longer the careless color of sea foam, but rather the color of snow falling on a moonlit night.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: What use is magic if it can't save a unicorn? What use is magic if it can't save a unicorn?
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Don't be afraid. Don't be afraid of anything. Whatever you have been, you are mine now. I can hold you. Don't be afraid. Don't be afraid of anything. Whatever you have been, you are mine now. I can hold you.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: She loved him too. That's why she let him go. She loved him too. That's why she let him go.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Real magic can never be made by offering someone else's liver. You must tear out your own, and not expect to get it back. Real magic can never be made by offering someone else's liver. You must tear out your own, and not expect to get it back.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: ...the bad dreams are the way I bleed... ...the bad dreams are the way I bleed...
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The last unicorn lived in a lilac wood, and she lived all alone. The last unicorn lived in a lilac wood, and she lived all alone.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The horns came riding in like the rainbow masts of silver ships. The horns came riding in like the rainbow masts of silver ships.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I was one of the haves, and one of the secrets of being a have is not wasting your time on empathy. I was one of the haves, and one of the secrets of being a have is not wasting your time on empathy.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: But she knew beyond both hope and vanity that men had changed, and the world with them, because the unicorns were gone. But she knew beyond both hope and vanity that men had changed, and the world with them, because the unicorns were gone.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: I always say perseverance is nine-tenths of any art - not that it's much help to be nine-tenths an artist, of course. I always say perseverance is nine-tenths of any art - not that it's much help to be nine-tenths an artist, of course.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: No," she said, answering his eyes. "I can never regret."[ ... ]"I can sorrow," she offered gently, "but it's not the same thing. No," she said, answering his eyes. "I can never regret."[ ... ]"I can sorrow," she offered gently, "but it's not the same thing.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The woman I loved died because I did not love her enough - what greater sin is there than that?(Uncle Chaim and Aunt Fifke and the Angel) The woman I loved died because I did not love her enough - what greater sin is there than that?
(Uncle Chaim and Aunt Fifke and the Angel)
Peter S. Beagle quotes: A Clock is not time; it's numbers and springs. Pay it no mind. A Clock is not time; it's numbers and springs. Pay it no mind.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: The magician stood erect, menacing the attackers with demons, metamorphoses, paralyzing ailments, and secret judo holds. Molly picked up a rock. The magician stood erect, menacing the attackers with demons, metamorphoses, paralyzing ailments, and secret judo holds. Molly picked up a rock.
Peter S. Beagle quotes: Beyond the town, darker than dark, King Haggard's castle teetered like a lunatic on stilts ... Beyond the town, darker than dark, King Haggard's castle teetered like a lunatic on stilts ...