Jocelyn Murray Quotes

Who the Hell is Jocelyn Murray?

Jocelyn Murray is the author of 'Khu: A Tale of Ancient Egypt', as well as the teen historical fantasy fiction series 'The Gilded Mirror'.

Books by Jocelyn Murray


Best 39 Quotes by Jocelyn Murray

“Even coal shimmers in the light.”

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“It is the heart that has been pierced that feels the most.”

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“Sometimes it takes great suffering to pierce the soul and open it up to greatness.”

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“When a tree falls it resounds with a thundering crash; and yet a whole forest grows in silence.”

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“If you’re busy pleasing everyone, you are not being true to yourself.”

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"Corfe Castle" Quotes

“Books are like bound dreams waiting to be released.”

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Corfe Castle

“Do not bother yourself with what ifs.”

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Corfe Castle

“There is no place for innocence on the battlefield.”

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Corfe Castle

“There is nothing in this life that is certain but death.”

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Corfe Castle

“What is courage without risk... It wouldn’t really be courage, would it?”

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Corfe Castle

"Khu" Quotes

“Desperation makes men fearless.”

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Khu

“Even in prosperous times the living robbed the dead.”

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Khu

“Hate engenders loneliness and despair.”

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Khu

“It is the dirt within men’s hearts that is most offensive; the filth you cannot see.”

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Khu

“The heart’s capacity to love is infinite.”

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Khu

“There is nothing more painful than the untimely death of someone young and dear to the heart.”

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Khu

“There is nothing more painful than the untimely death of someone young and dear to the heart.”

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Khu

"The English Pirate" Quotes

“All good leaders are optimists. They always see opportunity where others see hardship.”

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The English Pirate

“Life is like the sea. Its tides and currents sometimes take a man to distant shores that he never dreamed existed.”

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The English Pirate

“Life is the great teacher. An unforgiving task master at times. Its lessons are not easily forgotten.”

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The English Pirate

“Sometimes misfortune brings opportunity.”

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The English Pirate

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“Weak men cannot handle power. It will either crush them, or they will use it to crush others.”

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The English Pirate

"The Gilded Mirror" Quotes

“Darkness gives free rein to the mind's worst imaginings.”

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The Gilded Mirror

“Familiarity makes the lion more dangerous.”

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The Gilded Mirror

“Some trees are too deeply rooted to move. And if they are uprooted, they will die.”

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The Gilded Mirror

“There is no treasure like the human heart.”

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The Gilded Mirror

“True beauty cannot fail to move the beholder.”

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The Gilded Mirror

“What good is a secret if it remains a secret? Secrets are meant to be discovered.”

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The Gilded Mirror

“What good is a smooth tongue without sharp teeth?”

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The Gilded Mirror

"The Roman General" Quotes

“It is not always the motives behind an action that make it noble. Sometimes it is as simple as the action itself.”

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The Roman General

“It is not his body which makes a man strong, but his spirit. Nothing on the outside, but only that which comes from within.”

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The Roman General

“It is not triumph which defines a man, but tragedy. Triumph always brings out the best in men, but tragedy shows us what we are made of.”

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The Roman General

“Old habits die hard, especially for soldiers.”

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The Roman General

“Some things are worth the wait. A little suspense heightens the pleasure.”

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The Roman General

“Sometimes you just have to trust your instincts; it may be all you have to trust.”

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The Roman General

“Suffering is the fire by which love is tested.”

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The Roman General

“There are no easy paths in this life. And when troubles arise, we must face them with the same dignity as we do success.”

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The Roman General

“There is no honor in cruelty.”

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The Roman General

“Wounds of the flesh mend with time, but not always those of the soul. They can continue to bleed long after being inflicted, sometimes even festering with bitterness, anger and despair.”

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The Roman General