Only a fool seeks peace by inciting violence.

Frank: Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean. Who is neither tarnished or afraid.
Henry: Raymond Chandler?
Frank: His definition of a hero.

Frank: I think you're stuck with the role of bad cop.
Erin: Which is ironic since I'm the only one in the family who isn't.

Your Grandpa Henry ever tell you his theory about the Riley side of the family being emotionally constipated?

Henry: You couldn't inherent your mother's cooking right, you had to get that elephant memory of hers.
Frank: Yeah, but I got your sunny disposition.

We will stop at nothing to hunt you down and bring you to justice.

Frank: Be careful. If he's anything like his old man...
Danny: If I'm anything like my old man, he's the one that better be careful.

It's like Mayday in Moscow out there.

Just keep your head and work your case.

Ray: Drink, Commissioner?
Frank: Love one Ray but if I did I'd have to read about being a candidate for Betty Ford in your next column, so no.

Everyone knows where they were when the towers went down.

Mayor: I can't speak for you.
Frank: Recent history suggests otherwise.

Blue Bloods Quotes

Only a fool seeks peace by inciting violence.


Everything has a cost, even the truth. But the reward for truth is a clear eye and a clear conscience.