Temperance Brennan Quotes
Wells: You shy away from randomness and that prevents you from casting a wide net.
Bones: Are you saying that I'm narrow-minded?
Wells: Your words, not mine.
Bones: My IQ is quantifiably higher than yours.
Booth: You know what, you're the brains of the outfit.
Bones: You have your strengths, Booth.
Booth: Well, I try
Bones: Trying is one of your strengths.
Bones: Booth, do you ever let me think I'm the smart one when you've figured it out already?
Bones: Because that would be ridiculous.
Sweets: You've been reading my psychology books again.
Bones: You leave them in the bathroom. They're good reading in the tub.
[to Cam and Angela] In high school I did a report concerning the effects of alcohol on muscle coordination. It was quite amusing.Bones
Booth: You're not always the smartest, Bones.
Bones: But I am.
[to her mother] If this was real, I'd tell you I love you. And I miss you.Bones
Christine: The advice I gave you back then, use your head, be rational, don't let your heart lead you, use your brain. That allowed you to survive, and it held true. But I have another piece of advice for you. It's time for you to find some of that little girl that you locked away so deep inside yourself.
Christine: Because it's not about surviving anymore. It's about flourishing. It's about living a full life.
[To Booth] I don't understand it, but for some reason I feel like it's you who keeps calling me back here.Bones
Bones: I have to get back. I have a daughter.
Christine: I know how you feel. Once I had to leave my daughter behind too. I'm pretty sure it killed me.
Cam: Why wouldn't he want us to know he's a great guy?
Bones: First Corinthians 13:4.
Booth: You want us to sprinkle your ashes over a volcano?
Bones: Yes. That way at least if I'm dead you can have a nice trip together and foolishly risk your lives.
Booth: Which will bring us closer together!