Mort’s family specialized in distilling the wine from reannual grapes. These...– Mort (Terry Pratchett)
There was nothing he could do about the big stuff. The lilac was going to bloom....– Terry Pratchett, Night Watch (via cheja)
The reason that the rich were so rich, Vimes reasoned, was because they managed...– the Captain Samuel Vimes “Boots” theory of socioeconomic unfairness (via bramblepatch)
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It's May 25th. 'How they rise up, rise up...'
gizemko: http://gizemko.tumblr.com/post/5818083408/starlightandcrimescenes-reg-tomorrow-the-sun May 25th was made by Terry Pratchett’s fans into an Alzheimer Awareness Day due to the author being diagnosed with that disease. Wear a piece of lilac flower or something purple today to support the cause.
odense: wow it’s already tomorrow. It’s the 25th of may. In which case, Happy Anniversary of the Revolution of Treacle Mine Road! - Truth! Justice! Freedom! Reasonably-priced Love! and a Hard Boiled Egg! Also, in real life, 25 May is considered an Altzheimer’s awareness day, as Sir Pratchett was diagnosed with it a while back. In keeping with the tradition of Night Watch, the lilac is worn on...
Always remember the 25th May: Lilac day everybody
justeverything5155: Truth, Justice, Freedom, Reasonably Priced Love, and a Hard-Boiled Egg!
All the little angels rise up, rise up, all the little angels rise up high!...– Terry Pratchett, Night Watch (via eflind)
Can I just say how much I really love the wizards...
and-sealingwax: Because I really, really do.
We do not murder. We do not execute. We do not massacre. We never, you may be...– Pyramids; Terry Pratchett (via aliveinquotes)
You make us want what we can’t have and what you give us is worth nothing and...– Granny Weatherwax, Lords and Ladies by Terry Pratchett (via ekimsal)
Zoon tribes are very proud of their Liars. Other races get very annoyed about...– Terry Pratchett - Equal Rites (1987)
You’re right. It’s going to take more than a passing wood-chopper to sort this...– Equal Rites (Discworld Novel) (Terry Pratchett)
There is a rumor going around that I have found God. I think this is unlikely...– Sir Terry Pratchett, The Daily Mail (U.K.), June 21, 2008 (via nonplussedbyreligion)
Carrot: Look, sir, I know Angua. She’s not the useless type. She doesn’t stand...– Jingo; Terry Pratchett (via aliveinquotes)
What sort of people would we be if we didn’t go into the library?” “Students”,...– Terry Pratchett, The Last Continent (via sirpumpkinhead)
Esk, of course, had not been trained, and it is well known that a vital...– Equal Rites; Terry Pratchett (via aliveinquotes)
You’re offering to change history?” he said. “Is that it? Rewrite the—” “Oh,...– Terry Pratchett, Jingo (via sirpumpkinhead)
“Ah, Rincewind,” he said, and, because he was not a determinedly unpleasant man,...– Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett (via fuckyeahrincewind)