Pern Dragon Quotes
A weyr is where a dragon is, no matter how it's constructed.
Dragon kind was no less cruel than mankind. The Dragon, at least, acted
from bestial need rather than bestial greed.
Green dragons are...how do I put it, kindly? Eager, loving, willing,
too friendly for their own good...
"Weyr World"| © Michael Whelan
I think we're all going to find out that being a dragon rider is not
just sitting on its neck and going wherever we want to.
Now she knew what was needed: to fly fast, far and long, away from
the Weyr, away from these puny, wingless ones, far in advance of those
One of our main functions is to keep a dragon from excessive eating.
The dragons could never understand why they generated such object fear
in common folk.
Dragonmen, were forever men apart once First Impression had been made.
And to ride a fighting dragon, blue, green, brown, or bronze, was worth
the risks, the undending alertness, the isolation from the rest of mankind.
"Morning Stretch"| © Ruth Thompson all rights reserved!
Were not ballads constructed to inform? To teach those who could not
read and write? So that the young Pernese, whether he be Dragonman,
Lord or Holder, might learn his duty toward Pern and Rehearse Pern's
Honor those the dragons heed,