The phrase “words to live by” gets thrown around often these days, but these are absolutely words to live by.
You forgot to add the part where he’s teaching this to his daughter, which is a pretty goddamned important omission, if you ask me.
You garden is quite lovely. It would be a shame if something were to… happen to it…
Jack Whyte, The Singing Sword
I just love them both
Finally, someone said it.