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30+ 'The Originals' Quotes From The Thrilling 'Vampire Diaries' Spin-Off

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'The Originals' is a spin-off show of 'Vampire Diaries' about vampires, werewolves, and witches that first aired in 2013.

The show is about the first-ever vampires that walked the earth. It mainly tells the story of family values, love, friendship, and much more extraordinary things.

The show tells the story of vampires in a new way. If someone saw it for the first time, they would certainly be intrigued. Joseph Morgan as Niklaus Mikaelson definitely steals the show. His portrayal of the character has made him a fan favorite. Other actors like Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt, Phoebe Tonkin, Charles Michael Davis, or Danielle Campbell also have done tremendous jobs to make the show a hit and they have brought every character to life. This collection of quotes certainly do prove that. So, have a peek and kill boredom bingeing on these quotes!

If you liked our 'The Originals' quotes go check out ['Vampire Diaries' quotes] and ['Buffy The Vampire Slayer' quotes]!

Best Quotes From 'The Originals'

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Living for a thousand years in this world, the family members are known to speak in a beautiful way. Even the other characters from the series have brilliant dialogue. Here are some of the best 'The Originals' quotes Elijah has said, or Klaus or Devina has said, that you'll certainly enjoy.

1. "A warrior fights for what they believe in. A warrior fights for his family."

- Niklaus Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode One, 'The Originals'.

2. "I can give you a list of people who've underestimated me. None of them have done it a second time."

- Davina Claire, Season Two, Episode Five, 'The Originals'.

3. "God wasn't powerful because he was right, he was right because he was powerful."

- Genevieve, Season One, Episode 14, 'The Originals'.

4. "Keeping you a slave seems like something the older generation would do. I'd rather have you as a friend."

- Davina Claire, Season Three, Episode Five, 'The Originals'.

5. "Kill a demon today, face the devil tomorrow."

- Rebekah Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode 17, 'The Originals'.

6. "In every moment a choice exists. We can cling to the past or embrace the inevitability of change and allow a brighter future to unfold before us … Either way, a new day is coming … The question is will you control it, or will it control you?"

- Niklaus Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode 15, 'The Originals'.

7. "If I tell you who I really am and you refuse to believe me then I can hardly be blamed for your disappointment."

- Niklaus Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode 19, 'The Originals'.

8. "To me, the very definition of the word 'broken' suggests that something can be fixed."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode 8, 'The Originals'.

9. "If the definition of insanity is doing the same thing repeatedly and expecting different results then surely my quest for your salvation ranks me as one of the maddest of men."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode 18, 'The Originals'.

10. "All of us live with a demon inside. Some days you control the demon. And other days it controls you. And it is always hungry … And once it has turned your loved ones into enemies, the demon has consumed you whole."

- Rebekah Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode 17, 'The Originals'.

11. "I was never naive enough to think that I was your light, but there is light in you. All that anger, the cycle of abuse that Mikael began, you can end it. You have to, so you can be the light for your little girl. For Hope."

- Camille O'Connell, Season Three, Episode 19, 'The Originals'.

'The Originals' Quotes About Family

The story of the series is about how the family members keep on staying by one another's side even though they almost always fight with each other for they believe it's the most important thing in the world. Here are a few of the best family quotes from 'The Originals' that prove their family values.

12. "You know, difficulties aside, I value my family above everything. I am sorry that yours failed you."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode Five, 'The Originals'.

13. "We are the demons lurking in shadow. We are the savage villains in fairy tales told to children. But not for my child. Not for Hope. In her story, we are the knights in shining armor."

- Klaus Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode Seven, 'The Originals'.

14. "What is done is never undone. It remains within ourselves, A story we tell ourselves so that we know who we are. A vicious father, a bastard son, a sister who betrayed him. Perhaps it is time for a new story."

- Klaus Mikaelson, Season One, Episode 16, 'The Originals'.

15. "No one hurts my family and lives. No one."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode Six, 'The Originals'.

16. "Klaus: What did my father say to you

Hayley: Why do you call him that?

Klaus: He has done damage only a father can do."

- Season One, Episode 20, 'The Originals'.

17. "Family is power, Niklaus. Love, loyalty; that's power. This is what we swore to one another a thousand years ago… This is us. The Original family, and we remain together, always and forever."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode One, 'The Originals'.

18. "I will fight for my family until my last breath."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode Five, 'The Originals'.

19. "That's what family is. It's the people you're born to and the people you choose who stand beside you when things get hard. There's no place I'd rather be than right beside you, okay?"

- Jackson Kenner, Season Two, Episode 21, 'The Originals'.

20. "Family defines you even if it does demand sacrifice. My entire life I have longed for what you have. It is better to at least glimpse it facing death than run forever and know nothing of family."

- Freya Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode 21, 'The Originals'.

21. "Every family has a legacy, and this is mine. I intend to fight for always and forever, even if it destroys me."

- Hope Mikaelson, Season Five, Episode 13, 'The Originals'.

22. "We are bound forever to those with whom we share blood. And while we may not choose our family, that bond can be our greatest strength, or our deepest regret."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode One, 'The Originals'.

Quotes On Love, Life, And Death

As it's a show about being a vampire, it's quite natural there are quite a number of quotes about life and death. But it also shows the unique side of love, even in time of turmoil. These 'The Originals' Klaus quotes, Camille quotes and quotes from other characters tell the tales of these people.

23. "Love will make you strong. It will make you the man that I know you want to be, and you have to remember that because I won't be here to remind you."

- Camille O'Connell, Season Three, Episode 19, 'The Originals'.

24. "Let's make one thing clear, you'll never have this - loyalty. You can't buy it, you can't own it, you can't force it, it comes only out of love and respect for the people who believe in you."

- Marcel Gerard, Season One, Episode Eight, 'The Originals'.

25. "Jack, I’m so sorry. I never should’ve brought any of this into your life. I was so selfish. I never met anyone who was just there for me. You let me feel what it is to be loved."

- Hayley Marshall, Season Three, Episode Ten, 'The Originals'.

26. "From all the poems written on the subject of unrequited love, there are so few on the pain of being the object of that affection. The truth is, Hayley, it's not love on which the strongest foundations are built. It's the decency of merciful lies."

- Klaus Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode Ten, 'The Originals'.

27. "What's worth dying for if not love?"

- Klaus Mikaelson, Season One, Episode Three, 'The Originals'.

28. "You can't trust me, which means you cannot love me. Not as I love you."

- Kol Mikaelson, Season Three, Episode 19, 'The Originals'.

29. "I suppose it's a family trait. Everything we love, we turn to ash."

- Rebekah Mikaelson, Season Two, Episode 22, 'The Originals'.

30. "When you love someone and that person loves you in return you’re uniquely vulnerable. They have a power to hurt you that’s like nothing else."

- Elijah Mikaelson, Season One, Episode 11, 'The Originals'.

31. "This city would have seen you dead, but I will have it your home. And every soul who wishes you harm will be struck down, just as sure as my blood runs in your veins, you will return to me. I love you hope."

- Klaus Mikaelson, Season One, Episode 22, 'The Originals'.

32. "I'll tell you what I know about death, Camille. Death dances silently in everyone's shadow, and she doesn't give a damn. So why give a damn about her?"

- Klaus Mikaelson, Season Three, Episode Ten, 'The Originals'.

33. "I’m cursed, and I’m angry. I don’t want you to promise to be by my side while I fester … because I love you, Marcel. That’s why I won’t let my sadness destroy you."

- Rebekah Mikaelson, Season Five, Episode Eight, 'The Originals'.

Here at Kidadl, we have carefully created lots of interesting family-friendly quotes for everyone to enjoy! If you liked our suggestions for 'The Originals' quotes then why not take a look at 'Twilight' quotes, or [vampire quotes]?

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