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Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

They cannot stand alone against us," Temujin said. "We will take them one by one. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Jack Weatherford

For Temujin, such chosen forms of fictive kinship were already proving more useful than the ties of biological kinship. — Jack Weatherford

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

My son's name is Temujin," he said. "He will be iron. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

We feed the soil with our blood, our endless feuding," he said after a time. "We always have, but that does not mean we always should. I have shown that a tribe can come from the Quirai, the Wolves, the Woyela, the Naimans. We are one people, Arslan. When we are strong enough, I will make them come to me, or I will break them one at a time. I tell you we are one people. We are Mongols, Arslan. We are the silver people and one khan can lead us all."
"You are drunk, or dreaming," Arslan replied, ignoring his son's discomfort. "What makes you think they would ever accept you?"
"I am the land," Temujin replied. "And the land sees no difference in the families of our people. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

I will kill them," Temujin promised, rage kindling in him. "I will burn them and eat their flesh if they do." "That will bring you peace, but it will not change anything for Borte," Hoelun said. "What else can I do? She cannot kill them as I could, or force them to kill her, even. Nothing that happens is her fault." He found himself crying and wiped angrily at bloody tears on his cheeks. "She trusted me." "You cannot make this right, my son. Not if they escape your brothers. If you find her alive, you will have to be patient and kind." "I know that! I love her; that is enough." "It was," Hoelun persisted. "It may not be enough any longer. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

A strong man could bend the sky to suit him, but only for himself, Temujin knew. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

They were few, but they were hardened in fire. They had been cast out and many would hunger as he did: for a tribe, and for a chance to strike back at a world that had abandoned them.
"It is begun here," Temujin whispered. "I have had enough of hiding. Let them hide from me. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

Unaware of them all, Temujin began to chant words he had not heard since old Chagatai had whispered them on a frozen night long before. The shaman's chant spoke of loss and revenge, of winter, ice, and blood. He did not have to struggle to recall the words; they were ready on his tongue as if he had always known them. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

He had a vision of a nation. The incredible martial skills of the Mongol tribes had always been wasted against each other. From nothing, surrounded by enemies, Temujin rose to unite them all. What came next would shake the world. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

They are the great tribe," Temujin replied, almost to himself. His voice was so quiet that Kachiun had to strain to hear. "I will give them a family again. I will bring them in and I will make them hard and I will send them against those who killed our father. I will write the name of Yesugei in Tartar blood and, when we are strong, I will come back from the north and scatter the Wolves in the snow. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

Temujin snorted. Never lose faith in me, little brother. My word is iron and I will always come home. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

You do not hunt a man who comes looking for you, Temujin reminded him softly. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

Your brother beat him almost to death, Temujin. He held him and kicked him until he cried like a child. He is afraid of you, so he hates you. It would be wrong to hurt him again. It would be like beating a dog after it has loosed it's bladder. The spirit is already broken in him. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

There was no justice in the world and evil men prospered. Kachiun struggled not to despair as he wrapped his deel around him, but there were times when he hated as ferociously as Temujin did. There should be justice. There should be revenge. — Conn Iggulden

Temujin Quotes By Conn Iggulden

To be betrayed by those he trusted seems to have ignited a spark of vengeance in Temujin, a desire for power that never left him. His childhood experiences created the man he would become, who would not bend or allow fear or weakness in any form. He cared nothing for possessions or wealth, only that his enemies fall. — Conn Iggulden