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I’m Carlisle. This is my family, Emmett and Jasper, Rosalie, Esme and Alice, Edward and Bella.

Carlisle Cullen, Twilight, Chapter 18, p.377

Please don’t take offense, but we’d appreciate it if you’d refrain from hunting in this immediate area. We have to stay inconspicuous, you understand.

Carlisle Cullen, Twilight, Chapter 18, p.378

She’s with us.

Carlisle Cullen, Twilight, Chapter 18, p.379

I’m afraid you’re going to have to make a choice.

Carlisle Cullen, Twilight, Chapter 19, p.400

Sorry about this, Bella. We couldn’t rein Alice in.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 1, p.26

Do you want me to drive you to the hospital, or would you like me to take care of it here?

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.31

What I enjoy the very most is when my… enhanced abilities let me save someone who would otherwise have been lost. It’s pleasant knowing that, thanks to what I can do, some people’s lives are better because I exist. Even the sense of smell is a useful diagnostic tool at times.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.34

Like everything in life, I just had to decide what to do with what I was given.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.35

So I didn’t agree with my father’s particular brand of faith. But never, in the nearly four hundred years now since I was born, have I ever seen anything to make me doubt whether God exists in some form or the other. Not even the reflection in the mirror.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.36

I’m sure all this sounds a little bizarre, coming from a vampire. But I’m hoping that there is still a point to this life, even for us. It’s a long shot, I’ll admit. By all accounts, we’re damned regardless. But I hope, maybe foolishly, that we’ll get some measure of credit for trying.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.36

If you believed as he did. Could you take away his soul?

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.37

I think, in most other ways, that I’ve done the best I could with what I had to work with. But was it right to doom the others to this life? I can’t decide.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.38

That was a hard time to pretend—there was so much work to be done, and I had no need of rest. How I hated to go back to my house, to hide in the dark and pretend to sleep while so many were dying.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.39

I’ve never been sorry that I saved Edward.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.41

Tonight is exactly the kind of thing that he fears the most. You being put in danger, because of what we are.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 2, p.42

You’ve chosen not to live without her, and that doesn’t leave me a choice.

Carlisle Cullen, New Moon, Chapter 24, p.534

She’ll come around when she’s ready, Edward. She’s had too much to deal with today. Let her mind protect itself.

Carlisle Cullen, Eclipse, Chapter 25, p.566

As soon as we’re done here, I will do what I can to help him. Sam is trying to get him to phase back to his human form. That will make treating him easier. I’ve never been to veterinarian school.

Carlisle Cullen, Eclipse, Chapter 25, p.567

Bella is already a daughter to me. A beloved daughter.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 12, p.234

I’ve seen vampire venom work miracles, but there are conditions that even venom cannot overcome. Her heart is working too hard now; if it should fail… there won’t be anything for me to do.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 12, p.235

She hasn’t gone for his throat even once.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 22, p.450

I wish treating humans were this instantaneously gratifying.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 23, p.454

I always wondered where the crown jewels disappeared to after John of England pawned them in the thirteenth century. I suppose it doesn’t surprise me that the Volturi have their share.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 27, p.532

We’ve done nothing! And if we had, what could we possibly do that would bring this down on us?

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 28, p.545

Don’t get your family slaughtered for pride.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 29, p.559

We have been friends for a long time, but I would never ask you to die for me.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 34, p.656

Aro, my old friend. It’s been centuries.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 36, p.685

I have not committed the crime you are here to punish me for.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 36, p.686

Is there no hope, then?

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 37, p.723

Try to find Alistair and tell him what happened. I’d hate to think of him hiding under a rock for the next decade.

Carlisle Cullen, Breaking Dawn, Chapter 39, p.744

There is no law against creating vampires if you control them.

Carlisle Cullen, The Short Second Life Of Bree Tanner, p.150