Third by Experience

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2014-08-02
Series Updated:
2017-01-13
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Gimli dies--and then wakes up in the past, right before the Quest for Erebor. His next actions prove to have long-reaching consequences.

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest. - Confucius

Book 1 - Comes Around Again

"Sooner or later, everything you thought you left behind comes around again. For good or ill, it comes around again." - Stephen King

Book 2 - We Are Made Wise

“We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.” ― George Bernard Shaw.

Book 3 - The Greatest Test of Courage

"The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart." - Robert Green Ingersoll

Book 4 - Our Greatest Glory

"Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall" - Goldsmith.

Book 5 - Never a Night

"There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope." - Bernard Williams

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