Quotes / Villainous Crush

Then tell me, Maria,
Why I see her dancing there,
Why her smold'ring eyes still scorch my soul?
I feel her, I see her,
The sun caught in her raven hair,
Is blazing in me out of all control!
Judge Claude Frollo, "Hellfire," The Hunchback of Notre Dame

"She's the one. The lucky girl I'm going to marry! The most beautiful girl in town. That makes her the best. And don't I deserve the best?
Gaston vowing to marry Belle simply because of her beauty; Beauty and the Beast

Such was the Starborn's drive, such was his will that the Silent Wind could not help but be drawn to the one that rebelled against all the gods with single-minded determination, like a moth to the flame. And like a moth to the flame... Adorjan burned.
The Last Purge, an Exalted fic

"I will strip away all that you know, all that you love, until you have no shelter but me."
The Darkling, The Grisha Trilogy