“C’mere, Ollie! They want to see what this does.” – Murkey, The Kelpie’s Hole chef and herbalist
“The Marabu spent three days in our town square playing lutes, tumbling, and peddling their wares. We were overjoyed to have them with us, and we all remarked how heavy their departure left our hearts – and how light their stay left our coin purses.” — Maynis Loktim, Elder of Shallowcreek
“Magic comes from many sources and is used in many ways. Grove Magic is the magic of the druid. It is pure earthen essence, an overflowing unstoppable river that runs through all of nature unmolested.” — High Druid LukeKahn, Kahn of the Eternal Grove in the Realm of Druidan.
“Never shall you find another creature less aware of its own annoying nature than a skremp. They talk too much, too often, and too loudly. Everywhere they go trouble follows them, or they create it where there’s none to be found. Worse yet, they seem to have an immensely good time while doing it all.” […]
“It was astounding to see how their attitudes toward me subtly changed. I was no longer the small friend that they knew. No longer the pet they could coddle. I was something different. Something more, yes, but not something that they wanted.” — Urmel, Found Familiar: A New Man’s Tale.
“I got a good thing going with the caravan. My own forge, my three best friends, and a good fight whenever bandits are foolish enough to try it.” – Hannah Kerrigan, Blacksmith on The Ceaseless Caravan
“Our line of work makes two things; capable mercs or ugly corpses.” — Akron Vess, Shatturan mercenary