When you have to kill the same terrorist twice in one week there's either something wrong with your world or something wrong with your skills... and there's nothing wrong with Joe Ledger's skills. And that's both a good, and a bad thing. It's good because he's a Baltimore detective that has... read more
“WHEN YOU HAVE to kill the same terrorist twice in one week, then there's either something wrong with your skills or something wrong with your world”
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer. –RALPH WALDO EMERSONHighlighted by 14 Kindle customers
Until the day of his death, no man can be sure of his courage. –JEAN ANOUILHHighlighted by 13 Kindle customers
I’m not sure I could trust a man who would bypass an Oreo in favor of vanilla wafers. It’s a fundamental character flaw, possibly a sign of true evil.Highlighted by 8 Kindle customers
“Humanity comes first. Always. Politics and religion, valuable as they are, are always of second importance. If we do not work together to preserve life, to treasure it and keep it safe, then nothing we fight for is worth having.”Highlighted by 8 Kindle customers
“Si vis pacem, para bellum,” I quoted as I holstered the gun. He squinted as he worked out the translation, “ ‘If you seek peace, prepare for war.’ ”Highlighted by 7 Kindle customers
If it doesn’t then your only logical ammunition upgrade is Kryptonite.Highlighted by 6 Kindle customers
Unhappy the land that is in need of heroes. –BERTOLT BRECHTHighlighted by 6 Kindle customers
Prions are small proteinaceous infectious particles that resist inactivation by ordinary procedures that modify nucleic acids.Highlighted by 5 Kindle customers
“just because you’re paranoid, doesn’t mean you aren’t being followed.”Highlighted by 5 Kindle customers
I also don’t believe in dying for my country. I have a kind of General Patton take on that: I think the other guy should die for his.Highlighted by 4 Kindle customers
Followed by The Dragon Factory.
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