Laurell K. Hamilton

«I look like a biker slut from hell meets soldier of fortune pinup.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Vampires are people too!»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Very few people see their own actions as truly evil,... It is left to their victims to decide what is evil and what is not.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«You can't kill us all, human.'»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«We can order him to make appointments and talk to someone, but we can't force him to actually do the work. You've got to be willing to work on your issues. You've got to be willing to face hard truths and fight to get better. that takes courage and force of will. (Anita)»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Edward smiled, I smiled, even Bernardo smiled. Olaf just looked sinister.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«The truth is so often disappointing, or ugly; don't you find that,»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«When in doubt, ignore and be horribly unimpressed»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Sometimes you fight what you are, and sometimes you give in to it. And some nights you just don’t want to fight yourself anymore, so you pick someone else to fight.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«It is a very natural human trait to destroy that which frightens us.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Only those who have never known fear are allowed to think less of others for being afraid. Frankly, I think anyone who has never been afraid of anything in their entire life is either a liar or lacks imagination.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Nothing is more appealing than a handsome man who is also uncertain of himself.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«when you live forever and don't age, it gives you time to hope»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«In real life I do violence, but for psychic stuff I do other things better.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Give a truly good person power, and they’re still a good person. Give a bad person power, and they’re still a bad person. The question is always about the person in between. The one that isn’t evil, or good, but just ordinary. You don’t always know what an ordinary person is like on the inside.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«I didn't want to pick at Micah and me until we unraveled. I wanted to leave it alone and enjoy it. I just didn't know how to do that.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«There comes a point when you either embrace who and what you are, or condemn yourself to be miserable all your days. Other people will try to make you miserable; don't help them by doing the job yourself.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«I knew from the moment I heard you, the moment I saw the gun and realized that this lovely, petit woman was the executioner, that you would never die waiting for me to save you - that you would save yourself.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Why is everything always my decision?" I asked.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Men don't settle down because of the right woman. They settle down because they are finally ready for it. Whatever woman they're dating when they get ready is the one they settle down with, not necessarily the best one or the prettiest, just the one who happened to be on hand when the time got to be right. Unromantic, but still true.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«I couldn't think of anything helpful to say, so I resorted to humor, my shield of last resort. 'Just please tell me they don't have a dog and a picket fence.'»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Death didn't bother me much. Strong Christian and all that. Method of death did. Being eaten alive. One of my top three ways not to go out.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Sometimes you can't save people, and sometimes they don't want to be saved.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«No name-calling truly bites deep unless, in some dark part of us, we believe it. If we are confident enough then it is just noise.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«I used to think I knew what was right and what was wrong, and who the good guys are, and who the bad guys are. Then the world got very gray, and I didn't know anything for a long time»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«-Please, Anita, go home, and don’t freak. Just go home, and be happy. Be happy, and let everyone around you be happy. Is that so hard?»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«I try to be a good cop. I try to be a good little soldier and follow orders up to a point. But in the end I’m not really a cop, or a soldier. I am a legally sanctioned murderer. I am the Executioner.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Never trust people who smile constantly. They're either selling something or not very bright.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«One thing I've learned about vampires--they keep pulling new rabbits out of their cloaks. Big, fanged, carnivorous bunnies that'll eat your eyeballs if you're not paying attention.»

Laurell K. Hamilton


«Can the sarcasm,' he said. 'Please, I always use fresh sarcasm, never canned.»

Laurell K. Hamilton