Terry Goodkind Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old terry goodkind quotes, terry goodkind sayings, and terry goodkind proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Mind what people do, not only what they say, for deeds will betray a lie.     

Terry Goodkind

No one ever goes into battle thinking God is on the other side.     

Terry Goodkind

Even a foolish old woman like me knows that lazy people don't think for themselves; they only think about themselves.     

Terry Goodkind

The first step to believing something is true is wanting to believe it is true... or being afraid it is.     

Terry Goodkind

The light of a new day always chases the shadows of the night away, and shows us that the shape of our fears is only the ghost of our own minds.     

Terry Goodkind

The light of a new day always chases the shadows of the night away, and shows us that the shape of our fear is only the ghost of our own minds.     

Terry Goodkind

I've always said fantasy is sort of stealth philosophy.     

Terry Goodkind

Reality is irrelevant; Perception is everything.     

Terry Goodkind

Pity for the guilty is treason to the innocent.     

Terry Goodkind

Sometimes that's all life is... One desperate act after another.     

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Her green eyes came unafraid to his. The connection was so intense that it threatened to drain his sense of self. He felt that he had always known her, that she had always been a part of him, that her needs were his needs.     

Terry Goodkind

Pity for the guilty is treason to the innocent.     

Terry Goodkind

Celebrating faith over reason is merely a way of denying what is, in favor of embracing any whim that strikes your fancy.     

Terry Goodkind

Love is a passion for life shared with another person. You fall in love with a person who you think is wonderful. It's your deepest appreciation of the value of that individual, and that individual is a reflection of what you value most in life. Love, for sound reasons, can be one of life's greatest rewards.     

Terry Goodkind

There is magic in sincere forgiveness - magic to heal.     

Terry Goodkind

Everything is valuable under the right conditions. To a man dying of thirst, water be more precious than gold. To a drowning man, water be of little worth and great trouble.     

Terry Goodkind

The mark of a wise person is being able to reach beyond the truth, to admit they can learn more than they already know. A wise person doesn't string together the beads of unrelated events into a necklace simply to have something they wish to see. A wise person sees the truth even if it is something unexpected. That is the most beautiful necklace to wear - the truth.     

Terry Goodkind

Those who have come here to hate should leave now; for in their hate, they only betray themselves.     

Terry Goodkind

Sometimes, making the wrong choice is better than making no choice. You have the courage to go forward, that is rare. A person who stands at the fork, unable to pick, will never get anywhere.     

Terry Goodkind