Christopher Paolini Quotes

He closed his eyes and sank into the warm dusk that separates consciosness and sleep, where reality bends and sways to the wind of thought, and where creativity blossoms in its freedom from boundaries and all things are possible. -Christopher Paolini

Death is part of who we are. It guides us. It shapes us. It drives us to madness. Can you still be human if you have no mortal end. -Christopher Paolini

It’s amazing that a man who is dead can talk to people through these pages. As long as this books survives, his ideas live. -Christopher Paolini, Eragon

The sea is emotion incarnate. It loves, hates, and weeps. It defies all attempts to capture it with words and rejects all shackles. No matter what you say about it, there is always that which you can’t. -Christopher Paolini, Eragon

First, let no one rule your mind or body. Take special care that your thoughts remain unfettered… . Give men your ear, but not your heart. Show respect for those in power, but don’t follow them blindly. Judge with logic and reason, but comment not. Consider none your superior whatever their rank or station in life. Treat all fairly, or they will seek revenge. Be careful with your money. Hold fast to your beliefs and others will listen. -Christopher Paolini

The greatest enemy is one that has nothing to lose. -Christopher Paolini, Eragon

Perhaps no one religion contains all of the truth of the world. Perhaps every religion contains fragments of the truth,and it is our responsibility to identify those fragments and piece them together. -Christopher Paolini

Life is both pain and pleasure. If this is the price you must pay for the hours you enjoy, is it too much? -Christopher Paolini, Eldest

Books should go where they will be most appreciated, and not sit unread, gathering dust on a forgotten shelf, don’t you agree? -Christopher Paolini

Keep in mind that many people have died for their beliefs; it’s actually quite common. The real courage is in living and suffering for what you believe. -Christopher Paolini, Eragon

Because you can’t argue with all the fools in the world. It’s easier to let them have their way, then trick them when they’re not paying attention. -Christopher Paolini