"Fate goes as she must.“ Favorite quote from Beowulf,  Seamus Heaney's translation. #quotation #english lit

"Fate goes as she must.“ Favorite quote from Beowulf, Seamus Heaney's translation.

This quote depicts Beowulf's will to prevail over his enemies in battle, also it means that you don't get rewarded for being a weak soldier.

This a saying in the old book but the image is representing Beowulf bringing the head of Grendel. It strikes me that in the book he just still brings the head of Grendel even tho he was bleeding to death.

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This quote describes perfectly the heroism of Mariam when she was killed by the Taliban. She died to protect Laila, Tariq, and Aziza.

I think this quote best describes Beowulf and how well he has fought throughout the story.

I think this quote best describes Beowulf and how well he has fought throughout the story.

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Top 10 Beowulf Quotes

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A coward gets scared and quits.  A hero gets scared, and goes on. #PictureQuotes

Cowards fear and hate themselves, victimizing themselves and villifying those who demonstrate truth through character.

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