Adelle: Hello Mr. Langton, how is your evening out?
Boyd: A lot like my evenings in.

Ballard: You want to study the rat before you slice it up.
Adelle: Well that is how science works.

Adelle: Topher?
Topher: I've scrubbed them as much as I safely can. If we pursued the short-range calcium modulin K2 amplified, I could advance the protein's corrosion of long-term potentiation.
Adelle: Done. Whatever that means.

Topher: You know what I like? Brown sauce. What's it made of? Science doesn't know.
Adelle: It's made of brown.
Topher: Brown... mined from the earth by the hardscrabble brown miners of North Brownderton.
Adelle: Oh, my God! I find lentils completely incomprehensible.

Topher: I'm working! What are you doing, besides being...
Adelle: Being what?
Topher: Wait a minute.
Adelle: Sarcastic? Unfeeling? British?

Dominic: You played a good hand, ma'am.
Adelle: I played a bad hand very well. There's a distinction.
Dominic: Of course.

Adelle: You reached out to an Active during an engagement without my say-so?
Topher: It's the adrenaline. It makes me forget my protocols and cues.

(about Ballard) He needs closure. And we are the experts at giving people what they need, aren't we?

Adelle: If you're amenable to the terms of your contract you will be assigned to Echo, one of our most requested Actives.
Boyd: What happened to her last handler?
Dr. Saunders: You're standing in him.

Echo: I know, I know. Actions have consequences.
Adelle: What if they didn't?

Dollhouse Quotes

If you have everything, you want something else. Something more extreme. Something more specific. Something perfect.

Paul Ballard

You ever try to clean an actual slate? You always see what was on it before.