Soulless Quotes

Quotes tagged as "soulless" (showing 1-23 of 23)
Gail Carriger
“My dearest girl,' said the vampire finally, examining Lord Maccon with an exhausted but appreciative eye, 'such a banquet. Never been one to favor werewolves myself, but he is very well equipped, now, is he not?'

Miss Tarabotti gave him an arch look. 'My goodies,' she warned.

Humans,' chuckled the vampire, 'so possessive.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Gail Carriger
“Alexia figured, delightedly, that this meant he did, in fact, tend to traipse around his private apartments in the altogether. Marriage was becoming more and more of an attractive prospect.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Gail Carriger
“The vampire's eyes were open, and he was staring at her intently. It was as though he were trying to speak to her with simply the power of a glare.
Alexia did not speak glare-ish.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Gail Carriger
“The ill-informed masses included her own family among their ranks, a family that specialized in being both inconvenient and asinine.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Anthon St. Maarten
“We have created a manic world nauseous with the pursuit of material wealth. Many also bear their cross of imagined deprivation, while their fellow human beings remain paralyzed by real poverty. We drown in the thick sweetness of our sensual excess, and our shameless opulence, while our discontent souls suffocate in the arid wasteland of spiritual deprivation.”
Anthon St. Maarten

Yohji Yamamoto
“To be modern is to tear the soul out of every thing”
Yohji Yamamoto, My Dear Bomb

Criss Jami
“Take lightly what you hear about individuals. We need not distort trust for our paltry little political agendas. We tend to trust soulless, carried information more than we trust soulful human beings; but really most people aren't so bad once you sit down and have an honest, one-on-one conversation with them, once, with an open heart, you listen to their explanations as to why they act the way they act, or say what they say, or do what they do.”
Criss Jami, Healology

Gail Carriger
“Alexia blinked stupidly at the Beta from around the earl’s upper arm. Her heart was doing crazy things, and she still could not locate her kneecaps. She took a deep breath and put some serious attention into tracking them down.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Rachel Abbott
“The quiet but inexorable breaking down of self-esteem is much more sinister - it’s violation of the soul.”
Rachel Abbott, Only the Innocent

Gail Carriger
“He has been mad for you these many months, ever since you prodded him in the nether regions with a hedgehog.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Gail Carriger
“The Earl of Woolsey was indeed completely nude. He did not seem particularly perturbed by this fact, but Miss Tarabotti felt the sudden need to close her eyes tight and think about asparagus or something equally mundane.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Gail Carriger
“Who bit you?" he roared.
Alexia tilted her head to one side in amazement. "You did." She was then treated to the spectacle of an Alpha werewolf looking downright hangdog.
"I did?"
She raised both eyebrows at him.
"I did.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

“Eyes as dark as her heart and as empty as her soul”
Shayna Rodriguez

Gail Carriger
“Great, Alexia thought, I have gone from soul sucker to electrical ground. The epithets just get sweeter and sweeter.”
Gail Carriger, Soulless

Fyodor Dostoyevsky
“I was overpowered by the mere sensation of that dream and it alone survived in my sorely wounded heart.”
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Dream of a Ridiculous Man

Thomas Ligotti
“Windows are the eyes of the soulless”
Thomas Ligotti, The Nightmare Factory

Raymond E. Feist
“I just pray I don't have to work on you some day. Stitching together flesh that has no soul is bitter work.”
Raymond E. Feist, Honored Enemy

Gail Carriger
“Werewolf change was never pleasant. That was one of the reasons pack members still referred to it as a curse, despite the fact that, in the modern age of enlightenment and free will, clavigers chose metamorphosis. The change comprised a good deal of biological rearranging. This, like rearranging one's parlor furniture for a party, involved a transition from tidy to very messy to tidy once more. And, as with any redecoration, there was a moment in the middle where it seemed impossible that everything could possibly go back together harmoniously.”
Gail Carriger, Changeless

Ahmed Mostafa
“You're damaged beyond repair that even if I wanted to fix you I couldn't.”
Ahmed Mostafa

Andrew  Butcher
“When you were pulled out the way of the car, you were physically saved, but you spiritually died. You are displaced, Juliet. Your soul is in the Otherworld but your body is here.”
Andrew Butcher, A Death Displaced

Gail Carriger
“Who bit you?" he roared.
Alexia tilted her head to one side in amazement. "You did." She was then treated to the spectacle of an Alpha werewolf looking downright hangdog..
"I did?"
She raised both eyebrows at him.
"I did.”
Gail Carriger

Alexander McCall Smith
“…products of soulless machines and relentless globalization…”
Alexander McCall Smith, The Revolving Door of Life