Lois McMaster Bujold’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Lois McMaster Bujold Quotes 

Lois McMaster Bujold, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Lois McMaster Bujold 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 Lois McMaster Bujold’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Lois McMaster Bujold made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favourites: 

Popular Quotes

“My home is not a place, it is people.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Barrayar

 “But pain… seems to me an insufficient reason not to embrace life. Being dead is quite painless. Pain, like time, is going to come on regardless. Question is, what glorious moments can you win from life in addition to the pain?”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Barrayar

“I’ve always thought tests are a gift. And great tests are a great gift. To fail the test is a misfortune. But to refuse the test is to refuse the gift, and something worse, more irrevocable, than misfortune.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Shards of Honour

 “Don’t wish to be normal. Wish to be yourself. To the hilt. Find out what you’re best at, and develop it, and hopscotch your weaknesses. Wish to be great at whatever you are.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Labyrinth

 “When you choose an action, you choose the consequences of that action. When you desire a consequence you had damned well better take the action that would create it.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Memory

 “Since no one is perfect, it follows that all great deeds have been accomplished out of imperfection. Yet they were accomplished, somehow, all the same.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Mirror Dance

“Some prices are just too high, no matter how much you may want the prize. The one thing you can’t trade for your heart’s desire is your heart.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Memory

 “Reputation is what other people know about you. Honor is what you know about yourself.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, A Civil Campaign

“Guard your honor. Let your reputation fall where it will. And outlive the bastards.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, A Civil Campaign

“If you can’t be seven feet tall, be seven feet smart.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Labyrinth

10 Famous Quotes by Author Lois McMaster Bujold

Quotes for all, here you found our selection of 10 Lois McMaster Bujold quotes. Make sure you help by commenting your best Lois McMaster Bujold quote below and sharing our favourite 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 Lois McMaster Bujold. However, feel free to comment below if you disagree or would like to include some other great and memorable Lois McMaster Bujold quotes in our list. 

One Final Bonus – Lois McMaster Bujold Quote 

“The really unforgivable acts are committed by calm men in beautiful green silk rooms, who deal death wholesale, by the shipload, without lust, or anger, or desire, or any redeeming emotion to excuse them but cold fear of some pretended future. But the crimes they hope to prevent in that future are imaginary. The ones they commit in the present — they are real.”
― Lois McMaster Bujold, Shards of Honour

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