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Wolfninjajedi
10.21.2012 , 07:24 AM | #169
Quote: Originally Posted by Beniboybling View Post
A metaphor is a figure of speech, used when resembling something to something else. If I said you had the face of a pig, I'd be saying your ugly. If I said you were the heart of the force, I'd be saying your extremely powerful in the force. Hence why Kreia said it, yes its not a super solid argument, and I'm not saying Revan is the most powerful Jedi ever, far from it. But it is a legitimate point and you shouldn't bash people for it. Nobody thinks Revan was literally a beating heart that squelched about killing people...
When did I bash anyone for it? Yes Revan was powerful in the force, but some actually take that metaphor literally and says that he is a god who can do all sorts of things is what bothers me. I know what a metaphor is, and can agree Revan was strong in the force....but people need to stop reciting that quote as if it gives Revan some god like power.
"There is one lesson you've yet to learn. How to become one with the Force!"
―Cin Drallig to Darth Vader

Maucs the Tauntaun King, former SWG player.