"[SET OF GIFS] Four times. Dean's loved ones have overcome mind control for him four times. 1x22 Devil's Trap, 5x01 Sympathy for the Devil, 5x22 Swan Song, and 8x17 Goodbye Stranger" dean is the key to overpowering demons and lucifer
Sam is one step from jumping in the pit, one step from hell, true, bloody hell, and he’s aware of the fact he won’t get out. Still, in the few seconds before it all ends, the last thing he has to do is reassuring Dean. He’s the one who’s going to be carved and he reassures his brother. Just tell me Sam Winchester is not a hero who loves his brother to death and I’ll seriously think something’s wrong with you. Let’s just appreciate this for a moment. (pardon language...)
"Even when Dean rebuilt her from the ground up and made sure all these little things stayed, 'cause it's the blemishes that make her beautiful. It never occurred to them that, sure, maybe they never really had a roof and four walls but they were never, in fact, homeless."