The Americans Quotes
Clark: I've been...I keep having these memories of when I was a kid. it's dumb stuff, but you know how some of it makes you think, I wonder if that's why I act this way or why I'm so angry about that.
Martha: Thank you for telling me that. It's better. You'll see.
Clark: His apartment, it was filled with toys, like a kid. Robot action figures.
Martha: I'm glad that you told me. I am. I have to know everything. Even if it's hard.
Martha: Did he know? Gene. Did he know it was going to happen?
Clark: No. I did everything I could to make it easier for him.
Martha: Easier? Was he in pain?
Clark: No. It was fast. Very fast.
I know it's morose, but after they finish with me, I picture myself as dust, just ground up into the dirt. No one ever knowingAnton
Look, Paige, as unusual as this is, and I am used to hearing secrets, do you think your parents might be open to coming in and talking about this?Pastor Tim
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.