[x] Quotes from Orochimaru
Either people change or they die before they do. It's one or the other.

It's human nature not to realize the true value of something, unless they lose it.

Real power is forged from the desire smoldering in the heart. It fans into a flame and begins to burn with an intensity scarcely imagined to be possible.<br />

Maybe, just maybe, there is no purpose in life... but if you linger a while longer in this world, you might discover something of value in it.

True power is forged from the desire smoldering in the heart, it fans into a flame and begins to burn with an intensity one scarcely imagines to be possible...

There probably isn't any meaning in life. Perhaps you can find something interesting to do while you are alive. Like how you found that flower. Like how I found you.

[To Sarutobi] What nonsense! In the grand scheme of time, you're nothing more than a trivial footnote in the brief history of a cluster of huts called the "Leaf Village"! In time, the Hokage Stone Faces will crumble and be worn down to nothing...

Darkness. When everything that you know and love is taken away from you so harshly. All you can think about is anger, hatred and even revenge. And no one can save you.

*to Sasuke* I refuse...to let this happen! I am Orochimaru! I am immortal! I will not die here! Destined to discover the true meaning behind everything! Destined to take control of everything in this world!!

When there is a true desire in the heart and that desire is strong... That is when he finds real strength that even he did not know he had!