The Thief Quotes.

1. "All I wanted to do was lie in the dry grass with my feet in a ditch forever. I could be a convenient sort of milemarker, I thought. Get to the thief and you know you're halfway to Methana."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

2. "You learn something new everyday." "What are you learning?" Sophos asked. "To keep my mouth shut, I hope."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

3. "Sophos turned red, and I wondered about the circulation of his blood; maybe his body kept an extra supply of it in his head, ready for blushing."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

4. "A thief never makes a noise by accident."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

5. "... I wanted Ambiades to understand that I considered myself a hierarchy of one."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

6. "I didn't really care much about anything, so I guess I felt fine."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

7. "That prison," I said with heartfelt sincerity, "Was absolutely the most awful thing that has happened to me in my entire life." I could tell by the way he looked at me that he thought my life had been filled with one awful thing after another."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

8. "Dying would have been so much easier."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

9. "I hate horses. I know people who think that they are noble, graceful animals, but regardless of what a horse looks like from a distance, never forget that it's as likely to step on your foot as look at you."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

10. "No friend had I made there, but I wasn't with this group to make friends, and besides, he sneered too much. I've found that people who sneer are almost always sneering at me."
- Megan Whalen Turner, The Thief

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