The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings Quotes.

1. "Ymir’s body is divided so that everything, even his eyebrows, were used in the creation of the world; the four dwarfs who hold up the sky; the wolves that chase the sun and moon; the giant’s eyes that are tossed up into heaven and turned into stars: these and a host of other particulars become narrative elements within the cycle."
- Kevin Crossley-Holland, The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings

2. "Men and women expected their share of trouble and the best of them attempted to use it, to rise above it and carve out a name for themselves through bravery and loyalty and generosity."
- Kevin Crossley-Holland, The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings

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