105 quotes found by Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan
With great power... comes great need to take a nap. Wake me up later.
nico  # 384
Rick Riordan
Let us find the dam snack bar," Zoe said. "We should eat while we can."
humor  # 490
Rick Riordan
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
life  inspirational  meaning  # 573
Rick Riordan
Ever had a flying burrito hit you? Well, it's a deadly projectile, right up there with cannonballs and grenades.
notag  # 808
Rick Riordan
Be careful of love. It'll twist your brain around and leave you thinking up is down and right is wrong.
love  # 907
Rick Riordan
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
Rick Riordan
Love conquers all," Aphrodite promised. "Look at Helen and Paris. Did they let anything come between them?"
humor  true-love  # 948
Rick Riordan
Wow," Thalia muttered. "Apollo is hot."
Rick Riordan
Grover was sniffing the wind, looking nervous. He fished out his acorns and threw them into the sand, then played his pipes. They rearranged themselves in a pattern that made no sense to me, but Grover looked concerned.
Rick Riordan
How did you die?"
notag  # 1343
Rick Riordan
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
people  machines  # 1426
Rick Riordan
The real story of the Fleece: there were these two children of Zeus, Cadmus and Europa, okay? They were about to get offered up as human sacrifices, when they prayed to Zeus to save them. So Zeus sent this magical flying ram with golden wool, which picked them up in Greece and carried them all the way to Colchis in Asia Minor. Well, actually it carried Cadmus. Europa fell off and died along the way, but that's not important."
Rick Riordan
In a way, it's nice to know that there are Greek gods out there, because you have somebody to blame when things go wrong. For instance, when you're walking away from a bus that's just been attacked by monster hags and blown up by lightning, and it's raining on top of everything else, most people might think that's just really bad luck; when you're a half-blood, you understand that some devine force is really trying to mess up your day.
humor  books  olympians  # 1536
Rick Riordan
What if it lines up like it did in the Trojan War ... Athena versus Poseidon?"
Rick Riordan
Dreams like a podcast,
humor  poem  apollo  percy-jackson  fred  haiku  # 1707
Rick Riordan
I nodded, looking at Rachel with respect. "You hit the Lord of the Titans in the eye with a blue plastic hairbrush.