You are alive because you didn't pull the glass out of your neck. Will Graham is alive because Hannibal likes him.

Chilton

I would be cautious. The young Turk may inspire the old Lithuanian to keep himself interesting.

Chilton

Cracks are not always weaknesses. A life lived accrues in the cracks.

You dropped your forgiveness, Will.

I do feel closer to Hannibal here. God only knows where I'd be without him.

Will

Hannibal: I gave you a rare gift, and you didn't want it. You would deny me my life.
Will: Not your life.
Hannibal: My freedom then, you would take that from me. Confine me to a prison cell. Did you believe you could change me the way I've changed you?
Will: I already did.

Will: Blame has a habit of not sticking to Hannibal Lecter.
Pazzi: It has a habit of sticking to you.

Hannibal follows several trains of thought at once without distraction from any. One of the trains is always for his own amusement.

Will

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

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

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

Will: I guess you dodged a bullet with me.
Alana: I don't feel like I dodged a bullet. I feel wounded.

Hannibal Quotes

Will: Is Hannibal IN LOVE with me?!?
Bedelia: Could he daily feel a stab of hunger for you, and find nourishment at the very sight of you? Yes. But do you ache for him?

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

Hannibal