Perhaps this is why you are blind to all that is before you. History’s truths are only ever understood looking through the backwards lens, seeing its consequences take root.

LoTV: Artanis


VK: “But tell me, what’s the one thing you’ve noticed about the world since you beat me all those hundreds of years ago?”
M: “Everything repeats over and over again. No one learns anything because no one lives long enough to see the pattern, I guess.”