Our origins don’t define us. It’s what we do with what we have.
A bad hand can be your greatest weapon. Sometimes, when there is no hope, it can allow you to bluff magnificently.
With every child’s nightmare, there is an element of truth.
The clothes you wear determine the way people see you.
Once you understand something, you can master it.
Oh, such a shame. There always has to be a “but” attached to a compliment.
If you’re not in people’s lives, they can forget you quite quickly.
If you actually got me, you wouldn’t begin to know what to do with me.
You don’t need to be like anyone else. They’d be lucky to be anything like you.[to Lyra]
When I am frightened, I shall master my fear.[repeated line]
What I’m best at… cause some chaos.[Roger Parslow: What will you do?]
We could take this universe apart and put it back together again.[to Marisa]