Dinah "Laurel" Lance/Black Canary Quotes
Laurel: Mom, can I tell you something? Whoever killed Sara, I'm going to find them no matter what it takes and I am going to make them pay.
Dinah: Then you make them pay. And you make them suffer.
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I want you to give me the tools to avenge my sister's death. I want you to teach me how to get justice outside of a courtroom.
Oliver: When I said I wouldn't train you, I was trying to protect you. But a homicidal former vigilante apprentice was not what I had in mind.
Laurel: I know you're trying to protect me, Ollie, but I'm not helpless.
Oliver: I've never seen you that way. But. Laurel, I'm always gonna watch out for you. And it's not because I think you're helpless, it's because I care about you.
Oliver: You're playing a very dangerous game, Laurel.
Laurel: I can handle it.
Oliver: No you can't, because you haven't realized that it's not actually a game.
The Arrow: You cannot be serious.
Laurel: I am not on your team. I don't work for you.
The Arrow: Exactly. You're untrained.
Laurel: Oh. And whose fault is that?
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The Arrow: We need another minute.
Ted: How do you two know each other?
Laurel: We used to date.
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Oliver: I want to talk to him.
Laurel: About this case -- or me?
Oliver: Two weeks ago I said I wouldn't train you to fight. Now you have a trainer.
Laurel: Who's training me to box, to let off some steam. I think I have a pretty good reason to have some.
Nyssa: I see you've been training. And wearing her jacket.
Laurel: If you're gonna stand there and tell me I'm not strong enough or tough enough, please don't.
Nyssa: Back at the cemetery I would have, but since you have reminded me that the strongest metal is forged in the hottest fire.
Laurel: And what's that supposed to mean?
Nyssa: Don't forget to turn your hips. That's where the power comes from.
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Oliver: I'm not a killer anymore Laurel.
Laurel: But Merlyn is. He killed Tommy and 502 other innocent people. How many more people are going to have to die before you put him down?
Oliver: Do you think that's what your sister would want?
Laurel: Yes. I do.
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Laurel: I know that it probably sounds insane. It probably is, but Sara, she gave me this and when I wear it, it makes me want to help people like she did. Like she's alive again.
Oliver: I get it. Sara had training. She had years...
Laurel: Oliver, I know. Which is why I need to start and I need your help.
Oliver: No. NO. I, I want you to consider what would happen to your father if something happened to you.
Laurel: Oliver, ever since it happened, I have had this fire inside of me that I can't get rid of with booze or pills. I need another way and the other night, even though it went wrong, it was the first time since Sara died that I haven't felt that fire.
Oliver: I'm sorry. I can't. And even if I could, Sara would never forgive me.
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There was just something I needed to work out. I know that the world isn't fair. I know it's a terrible place where people deserve to get punished and they don't. I just, for just one night, I needed the world to be different.
Ollie, it's not fair! We just got her back. It's not fair!
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Ra's al Ghul: You tasted death and you wanted more, but the truth is everyone and everything must come to an end. Even for one such as me.
Oliver: Kill me, but spare John Diggle's life. Let him go. I will beg for it.
Ra's al Ghul: You have shown tremendous strength, fortitude, power. No, Mr. Queen. I don't want to kill you. I want you to take my place. I want you to become the next Ra's al Ghul.
You know Oliver, somebody once told me that secrets have weight. The more you keep, the harder it is to keep moving.Diggle