My name is Celaena Sardothien. But it makes no difference if my name's Celaena or Lillian or Bitch, because I'd still beat you, no matter what you call me.
Only a mind free of impediment is capable of grasping the chaotic beauty of the world. This is our greatest asset.
She was a ray of sunshine, a warm summer rain, a bright fire on a cold winter’s day, and now she could be dead because she had tried to save the man she loved.
I want to take my time with you - to learn … every inch of you. And this apartment has very, very thin walls. I don’t want to have an audience” he added as he leaned down again, brushing his mouth over the cut at the base of her throat, “when I make you moan, Aelin.
Depression/The assassin inside me
A short while later, as I stare down at the bodies of the six men I have just killed, I cannot help but wonder: Do I love killing? Of a certainty, I love the way my body and weapons move as one; I revel in the knowledge of where to strike for maximum impact. And of a certainty, I am good at it.
War is the statesman's game, the priest's delight, the lawyer's jest, the hired assassin's trade.
One kills a man, one is an assassin; one kills millions, one is a conqueror; one kills everybody, one is a god.
I'm an assassin on the court. And at home, I'm a nun.
The weapon of the advocate is the sword of the soldier, not the dagger of the assassin.
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin's bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart.