“I know. You know I know. I know you know I know. We know Henry knows, and Henry knows we know it. We're a knowledgeable family.”
“Give me a little peace.
A little? Why so modest? How about eternal peace? Now, there's a thought.”
“He came down from the North to Paris with a mind like Aristotle's and a form like mortal sin. We shattered the Commandments on the spot.”
“I've given up the looking glass; quicksilver has no sense of tact.”
“Geoffrey: Why, you chivalric fool—as if the way one fell down mattered.
Richard: When the fall is all there is, it matters.”
“I've snapped and plotted all my life. There's no other way to be a king, alive and fifty all at the same time. ”
“In a world where carpenters get resurrected, everything is possible.”
“John: "Poor John. Who says poor John? Don't everybody sob at once! My God, if I went up in flames there's not a living soul who'd pee on me to put the fire out!"
Richard: "Let's strike a flint and see.”
“Well, what family doesn't have its ups and downs?”
“I want Poetry and Power and the young men who create it.”
“I even made poor Louis take me on Crusade. How's that for blasphemy? I dressed my maids as Amazons and rode bare-breasted halfway to Damascus. Louis had a seizure and I damn near died of windburn... but the troops were dazzled.”
“Of course he has a knife, he always has a knife, we all have knives! It's 1183 and we're barbarians!”
“I've plotted and schemed all my life. There is no other way to be a King, fifty and alive all at once.”
“He knew that if Michelle entered into the walls of the Vatican, she’d corrupt every single clergyman within, causing them to forsake their vows in trade for a few moments with her. With one glance men would happily follow her to the bowels of hell and swim across the lake of fire to get to her.”
“It's worth noting that the assumption that something can't happen has the potential to make it happen, since people who believe it can't happen will engage in risky behaviour, and thus alter the environment.”
“A renda transformou-se em Petersburgo matinal: lá estavam os prédios de cinco andares cor de areia; o palácio ruivo-avermelhado coloriu-se de aurora.”
“The say beauty conquered the beast, but I'll bet lust had a lot to do with it.”
“Jack called to his friend. “Mañana, dude. We’re gonna hang.” “We”
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