Lord Foul's Bane

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Lord Foul's Bane is the first book of the first trilogy of The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, the Unbeliever fantasy series written by Stephen R. Donaldson. It is followed by The Illearth War.

Chapter 3 - "You Cannot Hope"

  • Take back the ring. Be true. You need not fail.
    • The Beggar/The Creator

Chapter 4 - Invitation to a Betrayal

  • Say to the Council of Lords, and to the High Lord Prothall son of Dwillian, that the uttermost limit of their span of days upon the Land is seven times seven years from this present time. Before the end of those days are numbered, I will have the command of life and death in my hand.
    • Lord Foul
  • One word more, a final caution. Do not forget whom to fear at the last. I have had to be content with killing and torment. But now my plans are laid, and I have begun. I shall not rest until I have eradicated hope from the Earth. Think on that, and be dismayed!
    • Lord Foul

Chapter 6 - Legend of Berek Halfhand

  • "Mending is harder thank breaking," he mumbled. "I could not do this every day."
    • Trell