Look forward. No emotion.

Clarke: So you've come here to propose not merging? I don't understand.
Diane: No. I've come here to ask if you will take me.
Robyn: Holy crap.
Diane: Me and my $38 million a year in client billing.

Kalinda: There's always option number 3. You could run for States Attorney.
Diane: I don't think I have the fight left in me Kalinda. If Will were still here, I...
Kalinda: I'm here. Have you decided?
Diane: Yes.

Diane: You're dying.
Canning: My work is my life. If I don't work, I'll die sooner.
Diane: So if you don't get this partnership, you will dissolve this firm.
Canning: No, you will dissolve this firm. I want this firm to be strong. I want there to be a consensus going forward. Blah blah blah blah blah.

Kalinda has a way with Cary. We've exploited this before.

David Lee: You're no Will Gardner. You'll only hurt yourself trying to be.
Diane: Well then fasten your seat belts. We're in for a lot of hurt.

David Lee: Diane, I have some advice for you. When in mourning, don't make big decisions. At least for a year.
Diane: Really?! Aggression, move David Lee out of his current office and into that office -- back there.
David: You can't do that.
Diane: Yes I can. I'm on the infrastructure committee. Too bad you're not. Is that a big enough decision for you?

David, I have some advice for you. Whenever you're tempted to bring up Will's death and credit my behavior to it, resist.

I'm so alone there. Partners look at me like I'm a gazelle on the savanna.

Alicia: To Will.
Diane: To Will. A real man. He shall be missed.

Diane: We were like the two mistresses at the Irish funeral.
Alicia: Yep.
Diane: I'm sorry, I meant that metaphorically.
Alicia: I know.

Alicia: If I die before you, please don't let them read "Wind Beneath my Wings" at my funeral.
Diane: Who knew it had so many verses?

Good Wife Quotes

It was romantic because it didn't happen. So you got a little bit of both, life, us together and now romance.

Will

Reese Dipple's the reason you're not at the firm. You sway Peter on this bill and Dipple will sprinkle rose petals as you step off the elevator.

Cary