Ruth: Mrs Florrick, you're not paying for this, the campaign is.
Alicia: Yes, and they're not paying for me. I'm volunteering.

No, you know what? I'm not just dropping this. You wanna know my plan? My plan is I love you, okay? I've probably loved you ever since Georgetown. So phone me. I'll meet you anywhere, and we will make a plan. If none of this makes sense to you, just ignore it. No embarrassment, nothing. We'll just go back to how things stood.


Poetry is easy; it's the parent-teacher conferences that are hard.


It's like when a storm is over. Is it happiness? Or is it just a relief?


Diane: We're like ghouls.
Will: As long as we've solvent ghouls.

Diane Lockhart: When I was starting out I got one great piece of advice: Men can be lazy, women can't. And I think that goes double for you. Not only are you coming back to the workplace fairly late but you have some very prominent baggage.

Alicia: Are you gay?
Kalinda: I'm private.

Dana: I am not a lesbian.
Cary: I know a lot of people who weren't anything until they met Kalinda.

Will: I've got your back, Kalinda. Just make sure you got mine.
Kalinda: I always have... and I always will.

Diane: You dancing a jig inside?
Will: Like Rose on the Titanic.

Alicia Florrick: The last time I was in Court it was 13 years ago.
Kalinda Sharma: Wow, I was twelve!
Alicia Florrick: Thanks.

Client: Does it ever get easier?
Alicia: No, but you do get better at it.

Good Wife Quotes

He's not coming back.


The enemy of my enemy is my friend.