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Our Five Favourite Quotes from The Wheel of Time

Our five favourite quotes from The Wheel of Time

The Eye of the World

‘No one knows the Great Pattern the Wheel weaves, or even the Pattern of an Age. We can only watch, and study, and hope’

The Eye of the World, Book One


The Shadow Rising by Robert Jordan

‘You have made a place in my heart where I thought there was no room for anything else. You have made flowers grow where I cultivated dust and stones. Remember this, on this journey you insist on making. If you die, I will not survive you long’

The Shadow Rising, Book Four


Winter's Heart by Robert Jordan

‘Stories have power. Gleemen’s tales, and bards’ epics, and rumours in the street alike. They stir passions, and change the way men see the world’

Winter’s Heart, Book Nine


The Gathering Storm by Robert Jordan

‘Life was a tempest, whether you were a milkmaid or a queen. The queens were simply better at projecting control in the middle of that storm’

The Gathering Storm, Book Twelve


Towers of Midnight by Robert Jordan

‘Small things were important. Seconds were small things, and if you heaped enough of those on top of one another, they became a man’s life’

Towers of Midnight, Book Thirteen



The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan