Dinah "Laurel" Lance/Black Canary Quotes
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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You catch 'em, I cook 'em. Oh! Did I say that too loud?
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Lady: Who was that?
Laurel: That's the Canary.
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If you're so far gone and so irredeemable, then why would they know you by such a beautiful name?
Laurel: I'm not going to pretend that I've been through anything that you have. But one thing that I've learned in the past year is that these things, they don't break us. They make us who we are.
Sara: Well what I am is irredeemable.
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I don't need you right now. Everyone else does. So go; go save the city.
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What's happening is bigger than you and Slade. This city needs the Arrow.
There are people in this world who deal only in extremes. It's naive to think that anything less than extreme measures will stop them.Amanda
Laurel: Helena, you don't have to do this.
Helena: Yes, I do. Because once you let the darkness inside, it never comes out.
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