Quotes / Galactic Conqueror

"You will not understand this," she said, "and it is even right that you will not understand this, given your profession, but I will try to explain. This is what I do. Worlds are made to be pressed for their wine, cities taste of fruit when I bite them open. I cannot let go of my conquests."
Jaian of the Burning Orb, Effigy Nights, by Yoon Ha Lee

"When you were still learning how to spell your name, I was being trained to conquer galaxies!"