Jack: This dissociative personality state you say he goes into. Whose personality is it?
Lecter: He said he got so close to Garrett Jacob Hobbs and what he done; he felt he was becoming him.

Jack: How far do you think Doctor Lecter would go in his therapy to treating a patient a patient? Specifically, Will Graham.
Maurier: Hannibal refers to Will Graham more as a friend than a patient.
Jack: How far do you think he'll go in treating a friend?

I dreamed that you killed that doctor, but I couldn't see your face.


Wind him up and watch him go.


I am who I have always been; the scales have fallen away from my eyes. I can see you now.


You catch these killers by getting into their heads, but you also allow them into your own.


Your lure is the one thing he wants despite everything he knows.


She's confused about who I am which I can relate to.


I haven't been gorged, drowned, plucked, and roasted, not yet.


Alana: Hannibal had to know; he had to see something was wrong.
Jack: Not until it was too late, just like everyone else.

Hannibal: Lost in thought?
Will: Not lost, not anymore.

What can't you repress Hannibal?


Hannibal Quotes

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.


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.