Reese: Do you know why you were ordered to kill him?
Spy: Never asked.

There's no one to tell. No one is safe.


Ok, you want a soda or something?


Any system can be compromised given enough time. We need an off switch, a back door, and this is our last chance to build one.


Mr. Reese is everything all right? I'll take that as a "No."


It's time I know how the machine communicates with you.


Finch: Are you following this?
Reese: Financial analyst. Riveting.

There are things you can do detective and things you can't. And that's where I come in.


Leave the laptop now, Harold, and get out.


Finch: What will you do Mr. Reese?
Reese: Show him what a real monster looks like.

My name's John and I help people out of tough situations.


Finch: If I were to speculate from your labored breathing.
Fusco: I lost her.
Finch: That would be it.

Person of Interest Season 1 Quotes

When you find that one person who connects you to the world, you become someone different, someone better. When that person is taken from you, what do you become then?


In the end, we're all alone and no one is coming to save you.