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Niime/Quotes (Heroes)

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Niime: Mountain Hermit

At the castle

I am Niime. Apparently, my research into elder magic has led some to call me the Mountain Hermit. Hmph.
— When summoned.
My grandson inherited much from his parents. A shame he also inherited his grandfather's idiocy.
— At the castle.
Dragons have always been the mortal enemy of humanity. Even if they appear human, they are anything but.
— At the castle.
There's no shortage of pretty young ladies around here. It takes me back to the days of my youth...
— At the castle.
I was once quite the beauty, you know. Strapping young men would spend fortunes just to win my heart... And then I'd dump them. Ha!
— At the castle.
What right do people who can't even make their own family happy have to crow on and on about world peace?
— At the castle.
I'm visiting on behalf of your friend <friend>. Don't bother putting together a fancy welcome—a warm cup of tea will do. ...Well? Get to it!
— Delivering greetings from a friend.

On the character status screen

I am Niime, though perhaps you'd know me better as the Mountain Hermit.
— On the character status screen.
Oh, were you trying to startle me? When you've seen as much as I have, little things like that stop surprising you.
— On the character status screen.
Dark magic is not something to take lightly. Used carelessly, its power could destroy the very world around us.
— On the character status screen.
That girl, Sophia... She reminds me of myself, back when I was young.
— On the character status screen.
There is still so much I'd like to learn about dragons...
— On the character status screen.
Perhaps our paths will cross again, in another time or world... Who can say?
— On the character status screen.
It seems I've grown rather fond of you. You should make use of my dark magic!
— On the character status screen.

Level 40 quote

The spells I command are often derided as forbidden, dark magic due to their destructive potential. My son Canas had a natural aptitude for it, but my grandson did not inherit the necessary fortitude of mind. I had hoped he might be able to carry on my work, and my disappointment led me to being...harsh with him. Elder magic is mighty, but it takes in equal measure from the one using it... A price too costly for my progeny. In the end, my work will die with me. There are a few loose ends to tie up, but I trust you are up to the task.
— After reaching level 40 at five-star rarity.

Map quotes

Understood
— When selected on the map screen.
Well, well…
— When selected on the map screen.
No rest for the weary!
— When selected on the map screen.

Level-up quotes

The darkness is not to be feared. When it calls, answer. Where it leads, follow. Deeper, ever deeper...
— When gaining 1–2 stats from a level-up.
Hah! Too bad for you, there's still some fight left in these old bones.
— When gaining 3–4 stats from a level-up.
My world has already survived one calamity. Everything I've studied was to make sure we never see a second.
— When gaining 5–6 stats from a level-up.
I look experienced enough to make use of this? Hmph. That had better be a compliment.
— When learning a new skill or increasing rarity.

Special skill quotes

Nothing I can't handle.
— When using a special skill.
Heh, not bad.
— When using a special skill.
Fool!
— When using a special skill.
You wish to die? Good.
— When using a special skill.

Defeat quote

I've had...my fun...
— When defeated.