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.

Bedelia: Forgiveness is too great and difficult for one person. It requires two. A betrayer and a betrayed. Which one are you?
Hannibal: I'm vague on those details.
Bedelia: Betrayal and forgiveness are best seen as something akin to falling in love.
Hannibal: You cannot control with respect to whom you fall in love.

Jack: You told him we knew.
Will: I told him to leave because I wanted him to run.
Jack: Why?
Will: Because...because he was my friend. And because I wanted to run away with him.

This isn't cannibalism, Abel. It's only cannibalism if we're equals.

Chiyo: Why are you looking for him, after he left you? With a smile?
Will: I've never known myself as well as I know myself when I'm with him.

If everything that can happen happens, then you can never really do the wrong thing. You're just doing what you're supposed to.

Abigail

I'm not here for the monster. Not my house, not my fire. I'm here for Will Graham.

Jack

I am nothing like your Dad.

Lecter

Find any shitakes?

Beverly

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

Here we are; a bunch of psychopaths helping each other out.

Freddie

If you can't beat God, become him?

Will

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.

Hannibal

Bedelia: Forgiveness is too great and difficult for one person. It requires two. A betrayer and a betrayed. Which one are you?
Hannibal: I'm vague on those details.
Bedelia: Betrayal and forgiveness are best seen as something akin to falling in love.
Hannibal: You cannot control with respect to whom you fall in love.