Interview with the Vampire

Interview with the Vampire quotes

34 total quotes (ID: 766)


The world changes, we do not; therein lies the irony that finally kills us.

I have never seen a vision, nor learned a secret, that would damn or save my soul.

Do you have enough [tape] for the story of a life?

Her blood coursed through my veins sweeter than life itself. And as it did, Lestat's words made sense to me. I knew peace only when I killed, and when I heard her heart in that terrible rhythm, I knew again what peace could be.

How do we seem to you? Do you find us beautiful, magical? Our white skin, our fierce eyes? "Drink me," you ask me; do you have any idea of the thing you will become?

Your body's dying. Pay no attention, it happens to us all.

Don't be afraid. I'm going to give you the choice I never had.

Evil is a point of view. God kills indiscriminately, and so shall we. For no creatures under God are as we are; none so like him as ourselves.

I'm flesh and blood, but not human. I haven't been human for two hundred years. To Daniel Malloy

[After dancing with a rotting corpse] There's still life in the old lady yet! Louis! [laughing] Come back! You are what you are! Merciful death, how you love your precious guilt.

Oh, Louis, Louis. Still whining, Louis. Have you heard enough? I've had to listen to that for centuries!

I saw it as though it was my last, but I could recall no other before it.

Forgive me if I have a lingering respect for life.

Whatever happened to Lestat I do not know. I go on, night after night. I feed on those who cross my path. But all my passion went with her golden hair. I'm a spirit of preternatural flesh. Detached. Unchangeable. Empty.

You lack the courage of your convictions, sir. Do it.