Frank: He is a man of the cloth, like you.
Cardinal: Albeit a sharkskin suit kind of cloth from what I know.

Frank: I kind of went off road at the press conference.
Garrett: You kind of drove into a ditch.

Is there an or else here? Is excommunication on the table?

What my men and women do in private is their own business.

You've got a badge in your pocket and a gun in your holster you damn sure better not have a drink in your hand.

Frank: You have no idea what goes into those press conferences.
Sgt. Gormley: Well, I know what doesn't. The truth.

Just once I wish the bosses would have talked to us like they gave a hoot and not like they were bucking for an acre on the op-ed page.

I run 35,000 cops. I don't run a VIP list. Nobody gets comped.

If I was smart I wouldn't be doing this.

I need someone I can trust and someone who is capable. I'm not asking. It's an order.

Let's appeal to the sense of pride in the professional criminal.

Linda: So Frank, how was Joyce?
Frank: Seldom right but never uncertain.

Blue Bloods Quotes

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.

Maids off today, Danny.

Linda