Ethan: And what do you seek to escape?
Vanessa: Perhaps the same thing you do. We all have our curses, don't we?

Who the fuck are you people?

Ethan

Well, it would appear you have an Egyptian man of no particular age who, at some point in his indeterminate lifespan, decided to sharpen his teeth, cover himself in hieroglyphics and grown an exoskeleton. Or you have something else altogether.

Dr. Frankenstein

Dr. Frankenstein: Have you any experience with the principal and applications of Galvanism?
Ethan: Oh, the usual.

You're a man with a bloody knife like everyone else out there, so stop putting on airs.

Ethan

Ethan: You have a name?
Vanessa: Yes.

Ethan: You have made my visit truly memorable. I shall never forget you.
Woman: Perhaps you'd like to know my name, then.

Penny Dreadful Quotes

Dracula: Who are you to defy me?
Vanessa: I am nothing. I am no more than a blade of grass. But I am. You think you know evil? Here it stands.

Ethan: You have a name?
Vanessa: Yes.