You can conquer whatever darkness is in you.

Rita: A bread maker?
Dexter: We're always running out of bread.
Rita: We're always running out of milk, too. Did you get me a cow, too?

Rita: When he does talk to me, it's all lies, all the time.
Dexter: Not... all the time.

I need a partner, Dexter. Someone I can trust. Unless you can be completely honest with me, I don't want to do this anymore.

The most disturbing thing about you lying is that I'm beginning to see how good you are at it.

Sometimes bad things just happen.

Rita: Can I see her?
Dexter: She's peeing. With Anton.

Rita: Sure you're okay? You look a little pale.
Dexter: Hospitals. They give me the creeps.

Rita: Baby is down. Know what that means?
Dexter: Sleep.
Rita: Sex.

Rita: Car pools and swimming pools? How much are we living the dream?
Dexter: So much.

Rita: If you don't get sleep, it won't be your keys that get lost. It'll be your mind.
Dexter: I love that years ago.

Dexter: He lost two brothers, he doesn't know who to blame.
Rita: Certainly not you.
Dexter: (voice over) No, certainly not me.

Dexter Quotes

I've lived in darkness a long time. Over the years, my eyes adjusted until the dark became my world and I could see. But then Rudy turned on the light. He flooded my memory and now I'm blind.

Dexter Morgan

Tonight's the night. And it's going to happen again, and again. It has to happen. Nice night.

Dexter Morgan