History Quotes / TheSandman

2nd May '15 8:59:59 PM JulianLapostat
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->''"It's like, that people ... well, that everybody has a secret world inside of them. I mean everybody. All of the people in the whole world -- no matter how dull and boring they are on the outside. Inside them they've all got unimaginable, magnificent, wonderful, stupid, amazing worlds not just one world. Hundreds of them. Thousands, maybe."''
-->-- '''Barbie''' (A Game of You)
27th Jul '13 12:14:13 AM TheWanderer
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->''"But...is that it? Is that all I get?"''\\

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->''"But...is that ->''"But I did okay, didn't I? I mean I got, what, fifteen thousand years. That's pretty good, isn't it? Is that all I get?"''\\lived a pretty long time."''\\



-->--'''Bernie''' and '''Death''' (issue #43)

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-->--'''Bernie''' -->--'''Bernie Capax''' and '''Death''' (issue #43)
20th Feb '12 9:56:05 AM DanglyLeggedOwl
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->''"I lost some time once. It's always in the last place you look for it."''
-->--'''Delirium''' (issue #21)



->''"I lost some time once. It's always in the last place you look for it."''
-->--'''Delirium''' (issue #21)

to:

->''"I lost some time once. It's always in ->''"We do what we must, Lucien. Sometimes we can choose the last place you look path we follow. [[BecauseDestinySaysSo Sometimes our choices are made for it."''
-->--'''Delirium'''
us.]] [[YouCantFightFate And sometimes we have no choice at all.]]"''
-->-- '''Dream'''
(issue #21)
#22)
13th Feb '12 2:39:42 PM DanglyLeggedOwl
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''"[[ForeShadowing Change.]]"''

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''"[[ForeShadowing ''"[[{{Foreshadowing}} Change.]]"''
11th Feb '12 2:09:58 AM NanoMoose
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->''"Thou hast made the Furies cry, Orpheus. [[ForeShadowing They will never forgive you for that.]]"''

to:

->''"Thou hast made the Furies cry, Orpheus. [[ForeShadowing [[{{Foreshadowing}} They will never forgive you for that.]]"''
22nd Jan '12 3:31:35 PM DanglyLeggedOwl
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''"Change."''

to:

''"Change."''''"[[ForeShadowing Change.]]"''



->'''"There's a downstairs in everybody. That's where ''we'' live."'''

to:

->'''"There's ->''"There's a downstairs in everybody. That's where ''we'' live."'''"''



->''"Thou hast made the Furies cry, Orpheus. [[Foreshadowing They will never forgive you for that.]]"''

to:

->''"Thou hast made the Furies cry, Orpheus. [[Foreshadowing [[ForeShadowing They will never forgive you for that.]]"''
22nd Jan '12 3:22:23 PM DanglyLeggedOwl
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->''"I find myself wondering about humanity. Their attitude to my sister's gift is so strange. Why do they fear the sunless lands? It is as natural to die as it is to be born. But they fear her. Dread her. Feebly they attempt to placate her. They do not love her."''
-->--'''Dream''' (issue #8)



->''"I find myself wondering about humanity. Their attitude to my sister's gift is so strange. Why do they fear the sunless lands? It is as natural to die as it is to be born. But they fear her. Dread her. Feebly they attempt to placate her. They do not love her."''
-->--'''Dream''' (issue #8)

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->''"I find myself wondering about humanity. Their attitude to my sister's gift is so strange. Why do they fear lost some time once. It's always in the sunless lands? It is as natural to die as it is to be born. But they fear her. Dread her. Feebly they attempt to placate her. They do not love her.last place you look for it."''
-->--'''Dream''' -->--'''Delirium''' (issue #8)
#21)



->''"Um, what's the name of the word for things not being the same always? You know, I'm sure there is one. Isn't there? There must be a word for it the thing that lets you know time is happening. Is there a word?"''\\
''"Change."''
-->--'''Delirium''' and '''Dream''' (issue #43)



->'''"There's a downstairs in everybody. That's where ''we'' live."'''
-->--'''The Kindly Ones''' (issue #58)





to:

\n->''"Thou hast made the Furies cry, Orpheus. [[Foreshadowing They will never forgive you for that.]]"''
-->--'''Queen Persephone''' (The Song of Orpheus)
22nd Jan '12 11:19:39 AM TheMightyHeptagon
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\n->''"I met someone who changed my mind about a lot of things."''\\
''"I'd like to meet her."''\\
''"It's a he. And I don't even think he exists. He's just a little voice in the back of my head, saying..."''\\
''"Yes?"''\\
''"Sometimes you wake up, sometimes the fall kills you, and sometimes when you fall, you fly."''
-->--'''Todd''' and '''Janet''' ("Fear of Falling")


22nd Jan '12 3:39:45 AM NanoMoose
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->''"If the city was dreaming," he told me, "then the city is asleep. And I do not fear cities sleeping, stretched out unconscious around their rivers and estuaries, like cats in the moonlight. Sleeping cities are tame and harmless things. What I fear," he said, "is that one day he cities will waken. That one day the cities will rise."''

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->''"If the city was dreaming," he told me, "then the city is asleep. And I do not fear cities sleeping, stretched out unconscious around their rivers and estuaries, like cats in the moonlight. Sleeping cities are tame and harmless things. What I fear," he said, "is that one day he the cities will waken. That one day the cities will rise."''
21st Jan '12 6:44:04 PM TheMightyHeptagon
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->''"A toast: To absent friend, lost loves, old Gods, and [[TitleDrop the season of mists]]. And may each and every one of us always give the devil his due."''
-->-- '''Hob Gadling''' (issue #22)

->''"I find myself wondering about humanity. Their attitude to my sister's gift is so strange. Why do they fear the sunless lands? It is as natural to die as it is to be born. But they fear her. Dread her. Feebly they attempt to placate her. They do not love her."''
-->--'''Dream''' (issue #8)

->''"What's the name of the word for the precise moment when you realize that you've actually forgotten how it felt to make love to somebody you really liked a long time ago?"''\\
''"There isn't one."''\\
''"Oh. I thought maybe there was..."''
-->--'''Delirium''' and '''Dream''' (issue #43)

->''"But...is that it? Is that all I get?"''\\
''"You lived what anybody gets, Bernie. You got a lifetime. No more. No less."''
-->--'''Bernie''' and '''Death''' (issue #43)

->''"I like the stars. It's the illusion of permanence, I think. I mean, they're always flaring up and caving in and going out. But from here, I can pretend I can pretend that things last. I can pretend that lives last longer than moments. Gods come, and gods go. Mortals flicker and flash and fade. Worlds don't last; and stars and galaxies are transient, fleeting things that twinkle like fireflies and vanish into cold and dust. But I can pretend."''
-->--'''Destruction''' (issue #48)

->''"If the city was dreaming," he told me, "then the city is asleep. And I do not fear cities sleeping, stretched out unconscious around their rivers and estuaries, like cats in the moonlight. Sleeping cities are tame and harmless things. What I fear," he said, "is that one day he cities will waken. That one day the cities will rise."''
-->--'''The Storyteller''' (issue #51)



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