Empress of All Seasons is page-turner, captivating, engaging and again, it gives me animé feels. Highly recommended to those who love animé/manga, fantasy, thrilling and female dominance story.
"Sometimes she convinced herself that her labels didn't matter. They were just words. They didn't change who she was."
“I just mean that there are so many obstacles that keep us from the things we love. If you can find a way to keep that thing in your life, make it happen.”
“Stop focusing on all the stuff you can’t do and start focusing on what you can do. Start thinking about something other than partying and having fun or whatever it is you’re thinking about.”
“You can’t change how other people think and act, but you’re in full control of you. When it comes down to it, the only question that matters is this: If nothing in the world ever changes, what type of man are you gonna be?”
“Violence has no place in religion, and the terrorists are responsible for their own crimes, not the religion and not us.”
“Nobody asks for anything. You get what you’re given in this life”