He doesn't leave evidence. He eats it.

Will

Hannibal's not God. Wouldn't have any fun being God. Defying God, that's his idea of a good time.

Will

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 happy to sing for my supper.

I still believe I am in conscious control of my actions. Given your history, that's a good day.

Bedelia

The eating of the heart is a powerful image.

Bedelia: What have you done, Hannibal?
Hannibal: I've taken off my person suit.
Bedelia: You let them see you.
Hannibal: I let them see enough.

Anthony Dimmond: Clearly you found him as distasteful as I did.
Hannibal: On the contrary.

One can appreciate another's words without dissecting them. Though on occasion, dissecting them is the only thing that will do.

You really are the devil. You certainly seem to enjoy it. You have a click in your hoof.

Abel Gideon

My husband has a very sophisticated palate. He's very particular about how I taste.

Bedelia

Bedelia: Is Will Graham still alive?
Hannibal: Will Graham was not a suitable substitute for therapy.

Hannibal Quotes

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.

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