Heather: Do you believe in anything, Naomi?
Naomi: Well, I believe in Prada. Marrying rich. Dying a divorcee. But who care? We all end up as dust anyways.
Jess: That's bleak.
Naomi: I'm a realist.

Heather: The way I see it, you have a choice. You can believe in nothing or you can believe in something. And I choose something. What about you?
Jess: I was raised by atheists. I'm a godless child.

Olivia: Do you ever feel like you're a bad person?
Des: I do bad things sometimes. But am I a bad person? I don't know. I'd like to think not.

Des: Josh, I know this terrible diagnosis feels like it's the lowest of the low. I get it but there's still time for you to learn and grow. Go and live a little more. Get laid. All right?
Josh: Ok, what happens if I can't function anymore?
Des: Call me. I'll happily kill you then.

Nicole: I'm just curious.
Mary: You know what curiousity did to the cat.
Nicole: That cat was so stupid.

Don't be afraid. Love does not kill. It is life itself and it shines with heavenly joys.


Mary: It's not about you, Des, or your feelings. Or mine. It's about our patients and I don't think we should only help people when it's easy for us.
Des: But we also have to be able to sleep at night.
Mary: I sleep fine.

Just, for the record, if you were dying, I would not want to die with you. I mean, I love you but I love life more.


Yeah, lawyers are cool but ninety percent of doctors are sociopaths. I think they have to be.


I don't believe in a traditional god, like, white man in the sky watching down on us all in judgement, but I believe in a higher power that I can talk to, that has my back in some cosmic way.


She's crazy. I'm just impressionable.


Suffering isn't always physical.

Mary Kills People Quotes

Mary: Y'know, sometimes I don't know if you're a compassionate doctor or a serial killer
Des:... says the woman who just smothered a man with a pillow

We're afraid because we don't know what to expect.... but just because there's uncertainty doesn't mean that there's anything to fear