Books have the amazing ability to inspire readers to improve their personalities, to face their fears, to make difficult choices and achieve their goals. Fantasy writers, especially, have their characters’ actions and words reveal to readers how they can not only be taken to an entirely different world but also face any challenge that life throws at them and come out better people.
Here are some quotes from famous fantasy novels that can definitely inspire readers to be the best that they can be.
“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
“Peter did not feel very brave; indeed, he felt he was going to be sick. But that made no difference to what he had to do.” – C.S. Lewis, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
“Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you.” – George R.R. Martin, A Song of Ice and Fire: A Game of Thrones
“Even the smallest person can change the course of history.”- J.R.R. Tolkien, Lord of the Rings:The Fellowship of the Ring
“Begin at the beginning,” the King said, very gravely, “and go in till you come to the end: then stop.” – Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland
“Just remember who you are… The world will try to change you into someone else. Don’t let them. That’s the best advice anyone can give you.” – Cinda Williams Chima, The Warrior Heir
“I believe that life is a game, that life is a cruel joke, and that life is what happens when you’re alive and that you might as well lie back and enjoy it.” -Neil Gaiman, American Gods
“Go and you will see that nothing is as wonderful as our dreams can make it” – Carolyn Turgeon, Mermaid
“Affection is when we can’t find any flaws in the other. Maybe I could if I really wanted to, but I don’t want to, I accept you as you are.” – Erika M. Szabo, Acceptance
“There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” – J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
Hopefully these quotes can inspire you to live better and be better everyday.
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