Quotes from The Last Vampire

Christopher Pike ·  176 pages

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“Before I begin, may I ask how old you are?"
"You may ask."
"How old are you?"
"It's none of your business”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Darkness approaches from outside.
I feel no light inside me strong enough to resist it.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Some loves have to be given up, others have to be forgotten. Strange as it may sound, if you think of me as a monster, but I can love most passionately. I do not think of myself as evil.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“When you were in love, you knew no fear or hatred. When you were fearful, there was no possibility of love or hate. And when there was hate, there was only hate.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“When you were in love you knew no fear or hatred.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“I turned to look into his face one last time. It was as if I could see the whole universe in his eyes. Maybe he was God, maybe he was simply enlightened. I didn't care right then, in that blessed moment, I just loved him. Later, though, the love was to turn to hate, to fear. They seemed so opposite, the feelings, yet they were all one note on his flute.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“I would look up at the moon and see that it was not the smooth orb we had all believed, but a pitted and scarred world with no air.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“I am a vampire, and that is the truth.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Most of all I grieve for my soul because even though I do, finally, believe there is a God, and that I have met him, I do not know if he has given me an immortal soul, but only one that was to last me as long as my body lasted. I do not know if when the last page of my book is closed, that will be the end of me.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“People with power always take advantage of those without power.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“I wanted you to thank you for being my friend and letting me play a part in your story.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“For feeling, not events, is to me the essence of history.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“I am a vampire," I say softly. "And you have pissed me off.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“The physics are simple in theory, but in practice they are filled with the possibility for limitless error.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“The late hour is such a friend; it has been for so many years. There is not a soul around as I carry Riley downstairs and dump him in my trunk. It is good, for I am not in the mood to kill again, and murder, for me, is very much tied to my mood, like making love. Even when it is necessary.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“As to blood—ah, blood, the whole subject fascinates me. I do like that as well, warm and dripping, when I am thirsty. And I am often thirsty.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“God is God. His name doesn't matter.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Quant au sang, ah, le sang, le sujet entier me fascine. En plus, j'aime ça, quand ça coule tout chaud et que je suis assoiffée. Et je le suis souvent.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Why am I talking about all this? Who am I talking to? I send out these words, these thoughts, simply because it is time. Time for what, I do not know and it does not matter because it is what I want and that is always reason enough for me.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Victim: I don't want to die!
Sita: Then you should never have been born”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Time cannot destroy it. I am that love - time cannot touch me. Time but changes the form. Somewhere in some time it will return. When you least expect it, the face of a loved one reappears. Look beyond that face and you will see me.”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


“Any odds are good odds for the damned”
― Christopher Pike, quote from The Last Vampire


About the author

Christopher Pike
Born place: in New York, The United States
Born date November 12, 1961
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“Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears;
I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him;
The evil that men do lives after them,
The good is oft interred with their bones,
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Hath told you Caesar was ambitious:
If it were so, it was a grievous fault,
And grievously hath Caesar answered it ...
Here, under leave of Brutus and the rest,
(For Brutus is an honourable man;
So are they all; all honourable men)
Come I to speak in Caesar's funeral ...
He was my friend, faithful and just to me:
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And Brutus is an honourable man….
He hath brought many captives home to Rome,
Whose ransoms did the general coffers fill:
Did this in Caesar seem ambitious?
When that the poor have cried, Caesar hath wept:
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And Brutus is an honourable man.
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I thrice presented him a kingly crown,
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Yet Brutus says he was ambitious;
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O judgement! thou art fled to brutish beasts,
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