“Nobody owns life, but anyone who can pick up a frying pan owns death.”

— William S. Burroughs, Share via Whatsapp

“The first thing we do, let s kill all the lawyers.”

— William Shakespeare, King Henry VI, Part 2, Share via Whatsapp

“All the motives for murder are covered by four Ls: Love, Lust, Lucre and Loathing.”

— P.D. James, The Murder Room, Share via Whatsapp

“A man who has been dead for a week in a hot trailer looks more like a man than you would first expect.”

— Lynda Barry, Cruddy, Share via Whatsapp

“Naturally, one does not normally discuss plans to commit murder with the intended victim.”

— Robert J. Sawyer, Flashforward, Share via Whatsapp

“I have from an early age abjured the use of meat, and the time will come when men such as I will look upon the murder of animals as they now look upon the murder of men.”

— Leonardo da Vinci, Share via Whatsapp

“The three of you have one solution to every problem. Murder. No key fits every lock.” Cardan gives us all a stern look, holding up a long-fingered hand with my stolen ruby ring still on one finger. “Someone tries to betray the High King, murder. Someone gives you a harsh look, murder. Someone disrespects you, murder. Someone ruins your laundry, murder.”

— Holly Black, The Wicked King, Share via Whatsapp

“When the Fox hears the Rabbit scream he comes a-runnin , but not to help.”

— Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs, Share via Whatsapp

“How to Commit the Perfect Murder was an old game in heaven. I always chose the icicle: the weapon melts away.”

— Alice Sebold, The Lovely Bones, Share via Whatsapp

“The justifications of men who kill should always be heard with skepticism, said the monster.”

— Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls, Share via Whatsapp

“Each of us is a book waiting to be written, and that book, if written, results in a person explained.”

— Thomas M. Cirignano, The Constant Outsider, Share via Whatsapp

“Confusion now hath made his masterpiece.”

— William Shakespeare, Macbeth, Share via Whatsapp

“Murder is like potato chips: you can t stop with just one.”

— Stephen King, Under the Dome, Share via Whatsapp

“But what if the monsters come? Fancy. Kit looked away from the drama to stare at her sister, surprised. We are the monsters.”

— Dia Reeves, Slice of Cherry, Share via Whatsapp

“Our love was a two-person game. At least until one of us died, and the other became a murderer. ”

— Dark Jar Tin Zoo, Love Quotes for the Ages. Specifically Ages 19-91., Share via Whatsapp

“The time will come when men such as I will look upon the murder of animals as they now look on the murder of men.”

— Dimitri Merejkowski, Romance of Leonard da Vinci, Share via Whatsapp

“Seeing a murder on television... can help work off one s antagonisms. And if you haven t any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some.”

— Alfred Hitchcock, Share via Whatsapp