I’d hoped the Augurs had, at some point in time, expanded on their original prophecy—perhaps even described what the Aspirants should expect.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
As he carefully unfolded the paper, he knew that the Theorem’s prophecy had been fulfilled.
John Green -- An Abundance of Katherines
Though it wasn’t exactly prophecy, Horace was right about one thing: nobody recognized me.
Ransom Riggs -- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Even when she was not channeling prophecies, Rachel was a wise young lady.
Rick Riordan -- The Trials of Apollo
And if it were an indication of some fell deed or prophecy, he’d have the girl hanging by nightfall.
Sarah J. Maas -- Throne of Glass
Do you have some prophecy that I do not?
Pam Munoz Ryan -- Esperanza Rising
Self-fulfilling prophecies, you think?
Katja Millay -- The Sea of Tranquility
It was like a curious fulfilment of Father Huismans’s prophecy about the retreat of African Africa, and the success of the European graft.
V.S. Naipaul -- A Bend in the River
But I allowed myself to plunge on toward Coney Island, thus making sure to help fulfill Sophie’s prophecy about the three of us: that we would become "the best of friends."
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
We did not think such things were prophecies.
Margaret Atwood -- Cat’s Eye
Has your gift of prophecy—
Rick Riordan -- The Blood of Olympus
I had my own doubts, but would not voice them for fear of making self-fulfilling prophecies.
Diana Gabaldon -- Outlander
The prophecy she’d spoken soon after we’d been turned into vampires haunted me.
Bella Forrest -- A Shade of Vampire
Prophecy runs in my family: will you permit me to read your palm?
Donna Tartt -- The Goldfinch
And when the human beings listened to it, they secretly trembled, hearing in it a prophecy of their future doom.
George Orwell -- Animal Farm
I can see it like a prophecy.
John Steinbeck -- The Grapes of Wrath
I paid him no mind, but not long afterward his prophecy came true.
James McBride -- The Color of Water
I have no doubt about the prophecy of the golden carp.
Rudolfo Anaya -- Bless Me, Ultima
But tonight she was addressing her prophecy and greetings to Okonkwo, and so everyone in his family listened.
Chinua Achebe -- Things Fall Apart
One of his brother Masons had revealed to Pierre the following prophecy concerning Napoleon, drawn from the Revelation of St. John.
Leo Tolstoy -- War and Peace
I am prone to let the doctors’ prophecy rest and keep my thoughts to myself.
Barbara Kingsolver -- The Poisonwood Bible
And nothing about his losing his leg last voyage, according to the prophecy.
Herman Melville -- Moby Dick
In this condition, I thought myself the most miserable creature on earth, and the prophecy of my father came afresh into my thoughts.
Daniel Defoe -- Robinson Crusoe
John had been exiled to the island of Patmos, where an angel visited him and commanded him to write down a series of prophecies to various churches.
Todd Burpo -- Heaven Is for Real
But Kino’s face shone with prophecy.
John Steinbeck -- The Pearl
Not all of us are the subject of terrible prophecies?
Rick Riordan -- The Battle of the Labyrinth
"I will make a prophecy," he said.
Agatha Christie -- Murder On The Orient Express
The caterpillars’ prophecies were always so vague.
Frank Beddor -- The Looking Glass Wars
He might as well have been the Sybil who tore up the leaves of prophecy that nobody would attend to.
George Bernard Shaw -- Pygmalion
He saw that this somber picture was not a fact of the present, but a mere prophecy.
Stephen Crane -- The Red Badge of Courage
But this time these prophecies seemed more solid.
Elie Wiesel -- Night
Astrological prophecy never held much interest or credibility for him, but he knew there were those in the Church who followed it very closely.
Dan Brown -- The Da Vinci Code
And remember the prophecy, he added.
Micheal Scott -- The Alchemyst
The house, thinly peopled and silent, gave distressing prophecy of failure.
James Joyce -- Dubliners
"Indeed," said Maximilian, "I have often been almost tempted to attribute to him the gift of prophecy; at all events, he has a wonderful power of foretelling any future good."
Alexandre Dumas -- The Count of Monte Cristo
The — the prophecy…the prediction…Trelawney…
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Anyway, Geb and Nut wanted to have kids, but the king of the gods, Ra—he was the sun god—heard this bad prophecy that a child of Nut—
Rick Riordan -- The Red Pyramid
A number of The Times which might, because of changes in political alignment, or mistaken prophecies uttered by Big Brother, have been rewritten a dozen times still stood on the files bearing its original date, and no other copy existed to contradict it.
George Orwell -- 1984
Take it as a lie—or a prophecy.
H.G. Wells -- The Time Machine
Our fate is to become one, and yet many-This is not prophecy, but description.
Ralph Ellison -- Invisible Man