The Silence of the Lambs Quotes.

11. "Hello Clarice..."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

12. "What does he do, Clarice? What is the first and principal thing he does, what need does he serve by killing? He covets. How do we begin to covet? We begin by coveting what we see every day."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

13. "Problem-solving is hunting; it is savage pleasure and we are born to it."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

14. "He lives down in a ribcage in the dry leaves of a heart."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

15. "God's creatures who cried themselves to sleep stirred to cry again."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

16. "It rubs the lotion on its skin. It does this whenever it is told."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

17. "I expect most psychiatrists have a patient or two they'd like to refer to me."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

18. "But the face on the pillow, rosy in the firelight, is certainly that of Clarice Starling, and she sleeps deeply, sweetly, in the silence of the lambs."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

19. "Nothing happened to me, Officer Starling. I happened. You can't reduce me to a set of influences."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

20. "Back at his chair he cannot remember what he was reading. He feels the books beside him to find the one that is warm."
- Thomas Harris, The Silence of the Lambs

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