Arkady: If you are wrong, we'd be giving up the biggest intelligence success since the atom bomb.
Claudia: That's what they always say right before our people die for nothing. The next thing they always say, "It was so obvious."

I know you better than you know yourself. And, you don't know me at all.


Nina: Did you kill Vlad?
Stan: I would never do anything to hurt you. You know that.

This isn't going to go well for you, Old Lady.


I only have fear. And, you.

Nina [to Stan]

I thought even America knew that covert wars have rules. I was wrong.


Sometimes the smartest officers do the stupidest things.


This isn't a Cold War. There's nothing cold about the covert violent exchanges between the United States and the Soviet Union. They've killed not only our agents, but our citizens and for that, they'll pay.

Agent Gaad

They kill us. We kill them. That's the world that we live in.

Agent Gaad

Philip: I wouldn't let a dog suffer like this. Would you?
Elizabeth: No.

If anything happens to Amador, Vlad is dead. I will personally send you his balls to wear around your neck to where at your next May Day parade.


If you don't tell me where he is you will never get dropped at my master's feet. My bite will go hard and you will know you are dead before your heart stops beating.


The Americans Quotes

Interrogator: There will be no spy trades under this president.
Philip: I'm not a spy.

We will find this traitor and put a bullet in his head.