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Jan Siegel Quotes

I think people should take mythology much more seriously, because it tells us an awful lot about the history of the human race. We tend to dismiss it as fairy tales, when it isnt. Fairy tales in themselves are about fundamentals of human nature. And they keep being reinvented in different ways. Fantasy acknowledges that, whereas a lot of modern literature is trying to distance itself from story, never mind anything else. Which is why a lot of books are read by the critics, then people buy them, put them on their shelves, and dont really read them much, because theyre not very interesting!
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When ambition outstrips ability, that is always a recipe for disaster.

— Jan Siegel

You should never trust anyone completely," said Ragginbone, smiling a half-smile which snaked up one side of his face. "Unpredictability is a vital aspect of intelligence.

— Jan Siegel

I knew you would come," he said, "in the end. I have been waiting a long, long time."
Time seemed to change as he spoke its name, bending out of shape, out of rhythm, curving round to encapsulate them in their own miniature cosmos. The past was coiled around the future: the present was an isolated moment, belonging nowhere, trapped at random in a maze of inverse reflections.

— Jan Siegel

I am not tormented, Fern responded. I am ... diminished. I have always believed that your soul grows when you do something that is good and brave, a right thing, a true thing, and when you do evil- no matter what the motive- your soul is eroded. Well, my soul is less.

— Jan Siegel

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