The Americans Quotes
We're getting her ready to find out who we really are; who she really is and that's going to break everything open, will change everything, but it's going to take time.Elizabeth
Gabriel: About Paige? The Centre takes very seriously what you said to them about staying away from her.
But if that's the plan, they also want to know, this isn't just sitting still, is it? I'm sorry. I know this is very difficult.
Philip: Do they not understand that she's 14 years old?
Gabriel: Of course they do. But their position, and they have a point, is that now is the time to start laying the groundwork. I don't think I can just go back to them and say nothing.
Maybe I should be be honest. 'Hey sweetie. I went to EST. I think they're all insane. Can we get back together now?'Stan
Sex is one of the few things we have, and almost getting killed is another, that can jolt us into feeling fully alive. If you want to actually experience life, then you've got being so reasonable all the time, you've got to stop hoping things are just gonna get better and you've gotta accept what you've got.EST Leader
Philip: It would destroy her.
Elizabeth: To be like us?
I would do anything for my daughter. I would do anything for my daughter.Philip
Fred: Let me assure you, Mr. Beeman. I would never betray my country.
Stan: No one ever imagines they will.
You are so lucky, Paige.Elizabeth
You inherited me. You didn't see something in me.Fred
You respect Jesus but not us?!Philip
Stan: I can fix this, but the God damned bureaucracy is killing us.
Deputy Attorney General: Beeman, I am the bureaucracy.
Stan: I know that sir. That's why I'm here.
I'll get you the signals before I leave for Nicaragua. Get that body out of my house.Larrick