grell quotes

  • Bravat: You know what this is, Earl Phantomhive? It's a white flag, and you may as well start waving it now!
  • Ciel: The only thing I'll be waving is your decapitated head on a stick in front of your weeping mother!
  • Lizzy:
  • Edward:
  • Grell:
  • Othello:
  • Sebastian: Good lord.
Oscar Wilde quotes that remind me of Black Butler

“It often happens that the real tragedies of life occur in such
an inartistic manner that they hurt us by their crude violence, their
absolute incoherence, their absurd want of meaning, their entire lack
of style…We watch ourselves, and the mere wonder
of the spectacle enthralls us.” — The Picture of Dorian Gray


Sebastian Michaelis: “You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.”

Our!Ciel: “His sins, if there are such things as sins, are borrowed. He becomes an echo in someone else’s music, an actor of a part that has not been written for him.”

Real!Ciel: “Is insincerity such a terrible thing? I think not. It is merely a method by which we can multiply our personalities.”

Elizabeth Midford: “The world is changed because you are made of ivory and gold. The curves of your lips rewrite history.”

Undertaker: “When I like people immensely I never tell their names to anyone. It is like surrendering a part of them. I have grown to love secrecy.”

Vincent Phantomhive: “Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.”

Grell Sutcliff: “I want to make Romeo jealous. I want the dead lovers of the world to hear our laughter, and grow sad. I want a breath of our passion to stir dust into consciousness, to wake their ashes into pain.”

Madam Red: “When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one’s self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.”

Historical quotes that remind me of Black Butler

Sebastian Michaelis: You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way—it does not exist. (Frederich Nietzsche)

Our!Ciel: Everyone sees what you appear to be, few experience what you really are. (Niccolò Machiavelli)

Real!Ciel: Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me. (Napoleon Bonaparte)

Elizabeth Midford: If I’m honest I have to tell you: I read fairytales and I like them best of all. (Audrey Hepburn

Undertaker: My dear, find what you love and let it kill you. (Charles Bukowski

Vincent Phantomhive: The more I see of men, the better I like my dog. (Clara Bow)  

William T. Spears: When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite. (Winston Churchill)

Grell Sutcliff: I don’t mind living in a man’s world, as long as I can be a woman in it. (Marilyn Monroe)

Game of Thrones quotes that remind me of Black Butler

Sebastian Michaelis: “If you think this has a happy ending then you haven’t been paying attention.”

Our!Ciel: “There are no heroes. In life, the monsters win.”

Real!Ciel: “When you play the game of thrones you win or you die.”

Elizabeth Midford: “We are only human, and the gods have fashioned us for love. That is our greatest glory and our greatest tragedy.”

Undertaker: “I learned how to die a long time ago.”  

Claudia Phantomhive: “Beautiful, and willful, and dead before her time.” 

Vincent Phantomhive: “Any man who must say ‘I am the king’ is no true king.” 

Frances Midford: “Woman? Is that meant to insult me? I would return the slap if I took you for a man.”  

Grell Sutcliff: “[She] had grown into a woman who was by turns proud, fearful, cruel, dreamy, reckless, timid, stubborn, vain, and above all—inconstant.” 

Madam Red: “The things I do for love.”