Abigail: How many people have you killed?
Lecter: Many more than your father.
Abigail: Are you going to kill me?
Lecter: I'm so sorry Abigail. I'm sorry I couldn't protect you in this life.

Will: I feel like I have dragged you into my world.
Hannibal: No, I got here on my own, but I appreciate the company.

I've always found the idea of death comforting. The thought that my life could end at any moment frees me to fully appreciate the beauty and art and horror of everything this world has to offer.

It's hard to be your own person when you can't get out of your own head.


Psychopaths are not crazy. They are fully aware of what they do and the consequences of those actions.

Tobias: Then why did you invite me for dinner?
Hannibal: Because I was going to kill you. I didn't poison your dinner. I wouldn't do that to food.

Student: Are the always made from cat guts?
Tobias: Not always.

We're either looking for someone with short bowels or someone who is making sausage.


Jack's obsessed with the Chesapeake Ripper and he's grooming Will to catch him.


Find any shitakes?


Crawford: Then help me find some evidence.
Graham: That may require me to be social.

You and I are just going to have to have a difference of opinion doctor.


Hannibal Quotes

Graham: What are you smiling at?
Lecter: Peaking behind the curtain, I'm just curious how the FBI goes about its business when it's not kicking in doors.

Lecter: What are we looking for?
Graham: At this stage, anything really, but mostly anything peculiar.