Love built on lies is an arduous endeavor, for wherever passion and treachery meet, dissolution begins. Stiil, we fight to hold our ground in the emptiness ignoring the fact that every relationship, even the ones we cherish, inevitably dies.

Emily: It's over.
David: What is?
Emily: Everything. This whole damn war.

Emily: It says here she had a criminal record.
Amanda: Join the club.

Looks like happily ever after. I know we've had our differences, but it seems like you're getting exactly what you deserve. Congratuations, Victoria.

Upon embarking upon a path of revenge, Confucius warns that one should dig two graves. Confucius was right. The second of the two graves was meant for me. I was only saved by my father's infinite love. I know now that revenge only brings darkness. I couldn't see the light until I considered my father's advice to try and forgive. It's not easy but my father once said that nothing worth doing ever is. Well, with one exception.

Nate: Who are you?
Emily: You'll never know.

Emily: I want you to know that it wasn't all a lie. Not with you.
Daniel: I know. I know.

Emily: You can't do this. There could be consequences.
Jack: You didn't think about that when you lied to me for two years. So either I get to tell this truth or the other one. Your call.

Uh, a shower wouldn't kill you.

Family can be overrated.

In the moment we're born, we're drawn to form a union with others. An abiding drive to connect, to love, to belong. In a perfect union, we find the strength we cannot find in ourselves. But the strength of the union cannot be known until it is tested.

I consider myself lucky. Most morality tales don't have a happy ending. For some reason karma saw fit to spare me. But not without leaving deeply etched wounds.

Revenge Quotes

My father once wrote, always question where your loyalty lies. The people you trust will expect it, your greatest enemies will desire it and those you treasure the most will without fail, abuse it.

Emily Thorne

[to Padma] Hey, careful who you're calling black, little kettle.

Nolan