Chapterhouse: Dune Quotes.

1. "Do actions agree with words? There's your measure of reliability. Never confine yourself to the words."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

2. "Confine yourself to observing and you always miss the point of your life. The object can be stated this way: Live the best life you can. Life is a game whose rules you learn if you leap into it and play it to the hilt. Otherwise, you are caught off balance, continually surprised by the shifting play. Non-players often whine and complain that luck always passes them by. They refuse to see that they can create some of their own luck. Darwi Odrade - Chapterhouse: Dune"
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

3. "Power attracts the corruptible. Suspect any who seek it."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

4. "Show me a completely smooth operation and I'll show you someone who's covering mistakes. Real boats rock."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

5. "What does a mirror look at?"
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

6. "Face your fears or they will climb over your back."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

7. "Clinging to any form of conservatism can be dangerous. Become too conservative and you are unprepared for surprises. You cannot depend on luck. Logic is blind and often knows only its own past. Logic is good for playing chess but is often too slow for the needs of survival."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

8. "People don't vote. Instinct tells them it's useless."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

9. "Ready comprehension is often a knee-jerk response and the most dangerous form of understanding. It blinks an opaque screen over your ability to learn. Be warned. Understand nothing. All comprehension is temporary."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

10. "They say they seek security and quiet, the condition they call peace. Even as they speak they create the seeds of turmoil and violence."
- Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

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