Patrick Rothfuss Sayings and Quotes

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

Sleep marks passing time, giving us distance from the things that have hurt us. When a person is wounded they will often fall unconscious. Similarly, someone who hears traumatic news will often swoon or faint. This is the mind's way of protecting itself from pain. Patrick Rothfuss
When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind. Patrick Rothfuss
Music sounds different to the one who plays it. It is the musician's curse. Patrick Rothfuss
Why would I want to win anything other than a beautiful game? Patrick Rothfuss
Words are pale shadows of forgotten names. As names have power, words have power. Words can light fires in the minds of men. Words can wring tears from the hardest hearts. Patrick Rothfuss
It's like everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head. Always. All the time. That story makes you what you are. We build ourselves out of that story. Patrick Rothfuss
My bad luck got tangled up with my bad decisions, and I'm paying for it. Patrick Rothfuss
There is a sort of camaraderie that rarely exists except between men who have fought the same enemies and know the same women. Patrick Rothfuss
A long stretch of road will teach you more about yourself than a hundred years of quiet introspection Patrick Rothfuss
Appearance is a type of power. Patrick Rothfuss
Eavesdropping is a deplorable habit, but I have developed worse ones since. Patrick Rothfuss
Anyone can love a thing because. That's as easy as putting a penny in your pocket. But to love something despite. To know the flaws and love them too. That is rare and pure and perfect. Patrick Rothfuss
We are more than the parts that form us. Patrick Rothfuss
We understand how dangerous a mask can be. We all become what we pretend to be. Patrick Rothfuss
The knight of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends. Patrick Rothfuss
There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man. Patrick Rothfuss
When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind. Patrick Rothfuss
Travel is the great leveler, the great teacher, bitter as medicine, crueler than mirror-glass. A long stretch of road will teach you more about yourself than a hundred years of quiet introspection. Patrick Rothfuss
When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind. Patrick Rothfuss
There is something deeply satisfying in shaping something with your hands. Proper artificing is like a song made solid. It is an act of creation. Patrick Rothfuss