Etal: We didn't do it Saul. We didn't murder the general you never met to discuss the coup that you weren't planning.
Saul: Well, somebody did.

Somebody, somewhere, likely very senior, wants you dead. If they think you're not dead, they're gonna send somebody to finish the job. You gotta disappear.


Carrie: How did you feel when you had to leave your kid?
Quinn: Not everyone's fit to be a parent.

You are telling me that someone I trust more than I've ever trusted anyone is trying to kill me, and I'm just supposed to accept that, no questions asked? Spend my life on the run, give up my daughter? Quinn, I have to know!


What I think is nothing has made the world more dangerous in the last 15 years than the foreign policy of the United States.


She doesn't work for you anymore. I know how frustrating that must be. She's a remarkable person.


Carrie: The point is that the meds have saved my life, literally, but something is lost, too.
Jonas: The elation.
Carrie: It's more than that. There's this window, when you've got all this crazy energy, but you're still lucid, you're still making sense and that's always when I did my best work.

Carrie: This is not me anymore! None of it.
Jonas: I don't know how you live with yourself.

Jonas: You want to go off your meds now to figure this out?
Carrie: No. I've already gone off them. Three days ago.

Allison: If I were Carrie Mathison, what would you be doing right now?
Saul: Excuse me?
Allison: You heard me.
Saul: Exactly what I am doing.
Allison: Bullshit. The gloves would be off, you'd be protecting her at all costs, no matter what she did, no matter how royally she screwed off. [Saul protests] Well guess what, she's gone Saul, so start showing some fucking allegiance to the people who stuck around to support you.

Carrie: I was different then.
Otto: How?
Carrie: I was younger and I was alone. There wasn't anyone waiting for me back at home.

Laura: I'm an American citizen. You have no right to hold me. I want my lawyer. Did you hear me? I want my lawyer!
Astrid: I heard you. You have a loud voice.

Homeland Quotes

They call it the end times. What do you think the beheadings are about? The crucifixions in diya heifer and the revival of slavery. You think they make this shit up? It's all in the book. Their fuckin' book. The only book they ever read. They read it all the time, they never stop. They're there for one reason and one reason only, to dir for the caliphate and usher in a world without infidels. That's their strategy, and it's been that way since the seventh century, so do you really think that a few special forces teams are going to put a dent in that?


Carrie: I missed something once before. I won't, I can't let that happen again.
Saul: It was ten years ago. Everyone missed something that day.
Carrie: Everyone's not me.