Reese: How did you know I would shoot?
Kohl: You are a solider like me.

No. It's just beginning. Venni. Vetti. Vecci.


Reese: We just saved a man whose only goal in life is revenge. He spent years studying his enemies through their own children.
Finch: John, we had limited information. We knew when we began this that we might make mistakes. But we have to go now, more people to help, more numbers.
Reese: And how many of those numbers will come up because we saved one man's life?

Elias: I wish you luck, John. If you stay out of my way, I'll stay out of yours.
Reese: What if I don't?
Elias: Then we'll meet again under less pleasant circumstances.

Brighton Beach belongs to me now.


It's a bad move to insult your hostage taker, Lazlo. Keep your mouth shut or I'll shut it permanently.


Fusco: So you're his guy.
Finch: No, detective. I think that's your role.

Reese: You know, teaching can be a dangerous profession.
Finch: Yes, I imagine espionage is a much safer choice.

Zoe: You want to get out of here?
Reese: Where are we going?
Zoe: To do something illegal.

Reese: Ms. Morgan, stay out of trouble.
Zoe: Not gonna happen. You have my number.

Migraine, huh? I heard that got a pill for that now.


Why aren't they dead yet?


Person of Interest Season 1 Quotes

Fusco: Shouldn't we call for backup?
Carter: You are my backup.

Knowledge is not my problem. Doing something with that knowledge is where you come in. You can call me Mr. Finch.