Elijah Mikaelson Quotes
Rebekah: I wish it could always be like this.
Elijah: If wishes were horses...
Klaus: Beggars would ride.
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Rebekah: I know I have to give her back to Hayley when the time is right, but she's made me realize how much I want that child of my own and I know I can't have one.
Elijah: A lovely dream, one just beyond our reach.
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Elijah: You will not break me.
Esther: Oh, you are already broken, my dear boy, but not beyond repair. I am here to fix you. I am here to fix you all.
[to Esther] You do know you're entirely demented, don't you?
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You listen very carefully. I told a good friend that I'd do my very best to spare the lives of her people. You leave now and I will do my very best to honor that. Stay and the situation becomes irrefutably awkward.
[to Mia] As a devout feminist, I refuse to say you hit like a girl.
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Klaus: Our mother, Elijah, the woman brought us into the world, made us what we are, and the whole time she lied to me. She made me weak.
Elijah: You were never weak Niklaus. You are and you have always been the most fierce of us all. In a thousand years, I have never seen anyone successfully stand against you, not even our wicked father, not one of the countless devoted to your destruction. You will protect our home, even in the face of an adversary such as our mother because that, brother, that is what you do.
Klaus: You remain ever the wise counsel, brother. The rest of the family could learn something from you.
Marcel: You want my help finding Davina, I need to know where you stand. Klaus is Team Wolf. Which side are you?
Elijah: I don't do teams.
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Klaus: You chase my redemption like a man rolling a stone up an endless mountain.
Elijah: Well no mountain is endless brother. Some are just steeper than others.
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Hayley: I killed 8 wolves tonight before I got to Francesca. Eight of my own people. What's noble about that? I acted no better than a--
Elijah: Than a vampire.
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[to Francesca] You mobsters all suffer from such hubris.
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Elijah: I suppose we shall have to call this your white period.
Klaus: I'm missing a crucial color in my palette, that of my enemies' blood.
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