Gerald Morris: Author Bio About and Best Quotes

Ten of My Favorite Gerald Morris Quotes 

Gerald Morris, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Gerald Morris quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Gerald Morris’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Gerald Morris made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites: 

About Gerald Morris

Gerald Morris is best known for his Arthurian-inspired retellings for preteen and teen readers.

His first series, The Squire’s Tales, focuses on a squire named Terence and his knight, Sir Gawain. The first book in the series, The Squire’s Tale, was published in 1998.

In 2008, he published The Adventures of Sir Lancelot the Great, followed by The Adventures of Sir Givret the Short in his second series, The Knights’ Tales, aimed at younger readers.

Born in Riverside, California in 1963, Morris is the son of Russell A. Morris. During his academic career, he attended Oklahoma Baptist University as well as the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Rebecca Hughes is his wife, and they have three children together. They live in Wausau, Wisconsin. He also lived for a short time in Oklahoma. Besides writing, Morris teaches theology and serves as a pastor.

Born: October 29, 1963, Riverside, The United States
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Children’s Books, Young Adult

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Popular Quotes

“Very well. I shall try to think like an idiot.”
― Gerald Morris

 “The next day, to the joy of all of Arthur’s court, Sir Gareth was wed to the fair Lady Lyonesse of Cornwall. All who beheld the couple declared that ne’er had so handsome a knight wed so beautiful a maiden. At the same time, Sir Gaheris was wedded to the Lady Lynet, younger sister to the Lady Lyonesse. They looked alright too.”
― Gerald Morris, The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf

“Don’t make yourself so special,” the dwarf said with a snort. “As if getting lost was some trick that only women knew. I’ve known men who could get lost in their own bedrooms. The only difference is that men with no sense of direction don’t brag about it, the way women do.”
― Gerald Morris, The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf

 “I said you lie, knave!” shouted Beaumains, drawing his sword. “And for telling such craven falsehoods, you must die!”
The knight looked plaintively at Roger. “What’s wrong with this fellow?”
“He was dropped on his head when he was a baby,” answered Roger.”
― Gerald Morris, The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf

 “I have this recurring nightmare where I’m lost in a strange forest, and my only hope is your sense of direction. Enough to give a fellow the sweats, it is.”
― Gerald Morris, The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf

 “I take it that he is more than just a woodcutter.”
“No one is just a woodcutter,” replied Terence.
“A person’s always more than his present occupation.”
― Gerald Morris, The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf

“He expects us to kill him,” Palomides said to Dinadan.
“Some people are so demanding,” Dinadan replied. “Considering we’ve only just met, I mean.”
― Gerald Morris, The Ballad of Sir Dinadan

 “Brave? Or stupid?”
Roger shrugged. “I’ve never been quite sure where brave stopped and stupid began, myself.”
― Gerald Morris, The Savage Damsel and the Dwarf

“They’ve named the well after you.”
“How did they know my name?”
“They don’t. They invented one.”
― Gerald Morris, The Squire, His Knight, and His Lady

“There’s never a reason to trust someone. If there’s a reason, then it’s not trust.”
― Gerald Morris, The Quest of the Fair Unknown

10 Famous Quotes by Author Gerald Morris

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Gerald Morris quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Gerald Morris quote below and sharing our favorite authors so we can look them up, read some of their works and give you the best quotes we can find. We hope you enjoyed our top 10 quotes by Gerald Morris. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Gerald Morris quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Gerald Morris Quote 

“Of course it’s juggling,” the man in motley was saying […] “You know what your problem is, Sir Grenall? You’ve been seduced by the lure of spectacle. Sure, I could juggle three or four balls and use two hands, and that would be very impressive, but then what would I do after that? Five balls? Three hands? You see how it goes? Now me, I’m an artist, trying to recapture the original purity of the art form. This” – the man nodded at the ball he tossing up and down – “this is the essence of juggling.”
― Gerald Morris, The Lioness and Her Knight

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