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Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 05, 2018 9:50 pm
by Maxim Trevelyan
From The Princess Bride by William Goldman:
Fencing. Fighting. Torture. Poison. True love. Hate. Revenge. Giants. Hunters. Bad men. Good men. Beautifulest ladies. Snakes. Spiders. Beasts of all natures and descriptions. Pain. Death. Brave men. Coward men. Strongest men. Chases. Escapes. Lies. Truths. Passion. Miracles.

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:28 pm
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
The Award Winning Moment from a Film

From The Silvered by Tanya Huff
Mirian remembered the rabbit and smiled back at him.

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:52 pm
by Shadow Gaunt
From 1984 by George Orwell
It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:49 am
by Sky Alton
This week's prompt is...
The moment in a mystery novel where an important clue is found

From The Final Empire (Mistborn) by Brandon Sanderson
Plots behind plots, plans behind plans. There was always another secret

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:17 pm
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
The moment in a mystery novel where an important clue is found

From Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
Neatly folded on the top of the case was a thin scarlet silk kimono embroidered with dragons.

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Sat Mar 17, 2018 3:17 pm
by Maxim Trevelyan
From The Adventure of the Crooked Man by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:
Excellent!" I cried. "Elementary," said he.

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Sun Mar 18, 2018 2:25 pm
by Shadow Gaunt
From A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle
“It seemed to travel with her, to sweep her aloft in the power of song, so that she was moving in glory among the stars, and for a moment she, too, felt that the words Darkness and Light had no meaning, and only this melody was real.”

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:40 pm
by Sky Alton
This weeks prompt is ...
Something used as money in a post-apocalyptic society

From Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
Regency silver snuff boxes

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:44 pm
by Maxim Trevelyan
From Sabriel by Garth Nix:
A musical bell, of clear and pretty tone.

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:55 pm
by Shadow Gaunt
From A Twelth Night by William Shakespeare
a bank of violets

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:56 am
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
Something used as money in a post-apocalyptic society

from Quidditch Through the Ages by Kennilworthy Whisp
magical plants and fungi

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:15 pm
by Sky Alton
This week's prompt is...
The name of a popular indie band

From Lirael by Garth Nix
Wet, cold and full of Holes

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:31 pm
by Maxim Trevelyan
From Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen:
A lady's imagination

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:43 am
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
The name of a popular indie band

from The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
Dangerous names

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:00 pm
by Shadow Gaunt
From Belly Up by Stuart Gibbs
rat in suspenders

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:30 pm
by Prof. Amy Lupin
The name of a popular indie band

From The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden:
Firebird

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:30 am
by Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
April starts out with this prompt ....

Part of a letter home from summer camp

From The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
She wanted to throw me in prison...

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2018 1:38 pm
by Shadow Gaunt
From Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
It poisoned me

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:35 pm
by Arianna Stonewater
From The Batimaeus Trilogy, Book 1: The Amulet of Samarkand by Jonathan Stroud

"It makes me long for the south, for the deserts and the blank blue sky."

Re: Quick Quotes

Posted: Sat Apr 07, 2018 2:59 pm
by Maxim Trevelyan
From End of Watch by Stephen King:
He would give anything to just sleep, and sleep, and sleep.