Magic: The Gathering - Quotes from Flavor Texts

Magic: The Gathering - Quotes from Flavor Texts

Magic: The Gathering (colloquially known as Magic or MTG) is a tabletop and digital collectible card game created by Richard Garfield. Released in 1993 by Wizards of the Coast (now a subsidiary of Hasbro), Magic was the first trading card game and had approximately thirty-five million players as of December 2018, and over twenty billion Magic cards were produced in the period from 2008 to 2016, during which time it grew in popularity.

Success is one part inspiration, nine parts desperation.
() - Crude Rampart
He traded sand for skins, skins for gold, gold for life. In the end, he traded life for sand.
Squandered Resources
No rest. No mercy. No matter what.
Akroma's Memorial
There is no 'I' in 'team', but there is a 'we' in 'weapon'.
() - Catapult Master
"If there can be no victory, then I will fight forever."
- Koth of the Hammer
Darksteel Plate
What doesn't grow dies. And what dies grows the Tarmogoyf.
A lie always returns; be careful how you catch it.
() - Boomerang
Good strategists sieze opprotunities.
Great strategists make their own.
() - Shelter
'Destiny, chance, fate, fortune -they're all just ways of claiming your success without claiming your failures.'
- Gerrard of the Weatherlight
() - Pendrell Drake
The mages found strange ways to spend their free time. Occasionally, they had contests to see whose kite was eaten last.
() - Pendrell Drake
Which is worse, nothing to defend, or no one to defend it?
() - Troubled Healer
'It is the duty of the strong to oppose any who threaten the weak.'
- The Southern Paladin
() - Vengeance
'It could be worse', said Gerrard, looking around. 'Well, maybe not...'
() - Shackles
'Day 31: I finally succeeded in my time reversal experiment!
Day 30: I might have a problem here.'
- Journal of the Prime Izmagnus
() - Inspiration
'Stray not into the path of darkness, or be lost forever.'
- Baki, Wizard Attendant
() - Dark Maze
The cautious are wary of their enemies.
The wise are also wary of their friends.
() - Cephalid Snitch
Slow and steady may not always win the race, but at least it doesn't end up splattered on the walls.
() - Overeager Apprentice
'Scholars possess such lofty knowledge that it shouldn't be surprising when they fall.'
- Hapless Researcher
() - Hapless Researcher
'By definition, madness ends in one of two ways: clarity... or death.'
- Frantic Purification
() - Frantic Purification
'One thought opens a thousand eyes.
One sun brings a thousand dawns.'
- Lightbringer Creed
() - Lightbringer
'I don't rub salt in wounds. I use sulfur.'
- Matoc, Lavamancer
() - Flaring Pain

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Well you can't never let anything happen to him. Then nothing would ever happen to him!
Dory in Finding Nemo
A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.
Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging. There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy place where the Most High dwells.
Psalms - 46, 2-4
Success is all about having the confidence to shoot for something even if it seems impossible.
The secret behind success isn't as much of a secret as people think. It's pretty simple. It's working as hard as you can to accomplish what you want.
A man doesn't know his true strength until he fears for his life.
Anthony Ryan in Raven's Shadow - 1: Blood Song
It is not despair, for despair is only for those who see the end beyond all doubt. We do not.
Act on inspiration when it strikes.
Coming up with ideas is the easiest thing on earth. Putting them down is the hardest.
We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.
You said we're a team.
One person struggles, we all struggle.
One person triumphs, we all triumph.
Jason Lyle in Coach Carter
Lies are comforting. Truth is painful.
The bigger the lie, the more people believe in it.
Our lives are defined by opportunities, even the ones we miss
Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait for too long, you'll miss them.
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life.
When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up.
I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, and I told them they didn't understand life.
That's the best revenge of all: happiness. Nothing drives people crazier than seeing someone have a good f*cking life.
But there are mistakes that are necessary. Sometimes you have to die a little bit to get back to live a little longer.
I make mistakes like the next man. In fact, being - forgive me - rather cleverer than most men, my mistakes tend to be correspondingly huger.
Even the smallest person can change the course of the future.
Fate is called as such, for it cannot be changed, nor can it be reversed. It can only but be accepted.
There are no coincidences, Delia... only the illusion of coincidence.
Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.
The best defense is to bite first.
The only way you can get a hit is if you take a swing.
Ever notice that the whisper of temptation can be heard farther than the loudest call to duty.
People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.
Remember, with great power. comes great responsibility!
Uncle Ben in Spider-Man
Part of being a man is learning to take responsibility for your successes and for your failures. You can't go blaming others or being jealous. Seeing somebody else's success as your failure is a cancerous way to live.

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