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Quotes Lizardmen

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H

"Before Elves, before Dwarfs, before Men, the Old Ones arrived upon this world. Then came Chaos and the Great Plan of the Old Ones was unmade. We are the last of their servants, and only by our hand shall the Great Plan be restored, with the total defeat of the usurping younger races."

+++ Inscription upon the eastern boundary stone of the temple-city of Hexoatl.[1] +++


"They should not be here."

+++ According to his most senior Skink Priest attendant, these words were said by Lord Huinitenuchli when the first Elves to enter Lustria were brought before him.[2] +++

K

"Amid the darkness and horror of a world splintering apart, the armies of the true creators, we who were ancient at the dawn of time, will march forth once more. We shall sweep away all that is chaos and disorder, for ours is the true path, and none shall defy us."

+++ Translation from ancient plaques atributed to Venerable Lord Kroak.[3] +++

M

"I stood before the gigantic golden statue at last! Here it was, the legendary Golden Serpent, the greatest treasure in all of Lustria. I alone was left alive to see it. How ironic, I thought, that now I had reached the treasure I no longer possessed the means to either break it up or carry it away.

I could at least take back a momento.

Drawing my good steel knife I climbed upon the golden statue and quickly shimmied up to the head. As I prepared to prize the gems from its eye sockets I felt something shift strangely beneath me. Then I noticed a flicker of the snake's tongue and heard the sharp intake of reptilian breath. It was then that I realised my terrible mistake..."
+++ Memoirs of a Lustrian Adventure[4] +++

S

"At the time of the three hundredth cycle of this world, the two moons shall unite and summon forth the Rodent God and his evil spawn to deliver plague and pestilence upon the land named Lustria"

+++ Extract from the Prophecy of Sotek.[5] +++


X

"The more we study our inner light, the more profound becomes the outer darkness."

+++ Archival transcript of the words of Lord Xltep.[6] +++


"There is wisdom and there is ignorance, and in between are the gateways to eternity through which the Old Ones so long ago passed."

+++ Archival transcript of the words of Lord Xuatep.[7] +++

Z

"Pass me another Itxi grub."

+++ Last words of Lord Ztlocutec, to his chief attandant, the Skink Priest Xhili'Zkuki.[8] +++

Sources

  1. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (7th Edition), Back Cover
  2. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (7th Edition), page 10
  3. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (6th Edition), Back Cover
  4. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (7th Edition), page 58
  5. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (5th Edition), page 18
  6. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (7th Edition), page 11
  7. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (7th Edition), page 21
  8. Warhammer Armies: Lizardmen (7th Edition), page 48