You see how much better things turn out when you're honest with me.

Patrick Jane: No matter what happens from this point on, we have to promise each other that we will always look at the bright side.
Teresa Lisbon: I promise.

Patrick Jane: What about your family?
Teresa Lisbon: Oh they wouldn't care. I just talked to them at the hotel. They found the mini bar. They're like cavemen arguing over a dead antelope.

Lisbon: How are the kids?
Rigsby: Sticky mostly.

Teresa Lisbon: How do you know that?
Patrick Jane: When we're married do you think you might stop asking that question?

Teresa Lisbon: You knew I was going to say yes.
Patrick Jane: Even after all these years you're still a mystery to me.

Patrick Jane: I want you to be my wife. Will you marry me?
Teresa Lisbon: Okay. Yes. Yes.

Teresa Lisbon: You're not wearing your wedding ring.
Patrick Jane: I'm not married.

I shouldn't have said anything about the ring, I'm sorry. You do what you need to. I'm okay. I swear.

Are you going to take off your wedding ring? It just, it seems like you don't want to let go of it.

Teresa Lisbon: I need to know that you're not going to run away again.
Patrick Jane: I won't.
Teresa Lisbon: I need to know that you're committed to this. To us.
Patrick Jane: I am, that's why I want to do this.

I just can't run away from my work. This job is too important to me.

The Mentalist Quotes

She's a stepping stone to Red John. I knew that from the beginning. I don't have any feelings for her.


We are like the FBI only more conveniently located.