A quote from Edelweiss Pirates Operation Einstein, 2009, is more popular that the novel itself.
From the Jason Steed novel, Royal Decree
Originally written for in Fledgling Jason Steed (Book 1, 2008), it was mentioned again in Nautilus (book 6) When Jason read it in Wongs Tongs apartment.
“Everyone kept telling me not to worry someone will do something. No one did so I became someone and did something.”
From Absolutely Nothing Jason Steed (book 3)
“Lucas heard a strange sound, something he hadn’t heard in months. At first it didn’t seem real, it was something distant from the past. It was the first time in nearly a year he had heard himself laugh, and it momentarily stunned him”