Quotes / Honest Advisor

"You're the same way you were the day we met. A pain who speaks the truth."
Hiei (to Kurama), YuYu Hakusho

In her own words, Tarouca's job was "to show me my faults and make me recognize them,... This being most necessary for a ruler, since there are few or none at all who will do this, commonly refraining out of awe or self interest."
Maria Theresa, by Edward Crankshaw

Erin's boss: You're arrogant and self-righteous but you're also the only one I can trust to call me out when I cross the line.
Erin Reagan: Are you sure that's what you want?
Erin's boss: No, but it's what I need.

Cyrus: They respect your service record and the terminator honors you bear. But do they respect you? Do they even know you?
Tarkus: And what of you, Cyrus? Do you respect me?
Cyrus: Enough to be truthful with you, Tarkus.

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