Rossi: What? I dabbled my senior year.
Kate: Ah, college.
Rossi: Ah, high school.

Charlotte: I could have brought over Connie's books sometime this weekend.
Unsub: No problem. I was in the area. Didn't want you to worry about it.
Charlotte: It is my job to worry about it.
Unsub: Is your inner tigress worried or is she ready to be free?
Charlotte: Did you just quote that lame-ass Bare Reflections?
Unsub: Admit it. That book got you all worked up. I know it did.
Charlotte: I think you should go. For the sake of Stacy and the girls I'll pretend this didn't happen.

Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression - Dr. Haim Ginott


When the prison doors are opened, the real dragon will fly out - Ho Chi Minh


Reid: The business of incarceration is extremely lucrative and virtually recession-proof. The Citadel Corrections Company has more than quadrupled their holdings since they were founded twenty years ago. They now have nineteen facilities all across the country. 59,603 prisoners in their charge.
Rossi: Guess I had it wrong all this time. Crime does pay.

Morgan: You know, Callahan there's one other possibility we need to consider. What if a guard is actually involved?
Kate: Just means we got to be careful who we can trust.

Reid: Doing this while we're here is incredibly bold, it's practically a taunt.
Hotch: Or a message.
Warden Tate: To who?
Hotch: Us

Morgan: You ready to get the hell out of here?
Kate: Am I ever.

Dwight D. Eisenhower once wrote "If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking is freedom."


Unsub: How the hell do you think it makes me feel, huh?
Lisa: I said I'm sorry.
Unsub: I bust my work all day and all I ask for is a hot meal.
Lisa: I'm sorry. Please. I know this is my fault.
Unsub: You think I want to do this?
Lisa: Look I know you had a hard day at work.
Unsub: NO. I had a rough day. A rough day at work. Say it right.
Lisa: I'm sorry. You had a rough day.
Unsub: So why do you have to make it worse?
Lisa: I'll do better. I promise.
Unsub: I'm tired of giving you second chances.

William R. Alger once said "Men often make up in wrath what they want in reason."


Nothing can drive one closer to his own insanity than a haunting memory refusing its own death - Darnell Ford


Criminal Minds Quotes

Hotch: A sniper can wait up to 72 hours without sleeping.
Mays: Seriously?
Rossi: That's part of their training. They can stay awake for 72 hours and remain completely focused on their target.
Mays: How?
Hotch: By using a mental exercise called "fantasy integration". A sniper creates a scenarios involving a target that keeps that person at the forefront of their mind.
Morgan: Often they'll imagine a place where they're with the target, doing something together that takes time. For example, building a car.
JJ: For some, the fantasy begins the minute they're assigned a target. Then nothing will distract them.

Thomas Merton once wrote "Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone. We find it with another."