"Although the Dwarves staunchly defended their walled city-states against the Orcs, their civilization was the first to fall, and its name was sadly lost."
――Sarpadian Empires, vol. I
There is a legend among present-day Dwarves that the Dwarves of Sarpadia will one day return to defend Dwarvenkind against a deadly peril.
"Let no one say we did not fight until the last . . . ."
――Headstone fragment from a mass grave found in the Crimson Peaks
"Orc must die / Orc must die / Not an orc? / March on by."
――Dwarven marching song