Simmons: Will it matter if I tell you it's not your fault?
Kristy: Of course it matters, love of my life.

"The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death." -- Blaise Pascal


So you would have us believe that all your visitors are doing is getting off?

Simmons [to Galina]

I can't say anything. It's a surprise. But when this is all over, everyone's going to remember your son's name.

Rask [to his mother]

If you think that dominatrix face is better than a poker face, it ain't.

Rossi [to Galina]

Galina's website spoke to me. I'd be on them and I'd realize I'm not alone.


"Children have never been very good about listening to their elders. But they have never failed to imitate them." -- James Baldwin.


Krystall: The wounds are fresh right now.
Rossi: So [Portia] doesn't want you sleeping with the enemy.

Sheriff: The [cadaver] dog looks like it's confused.
Rossi: The dog isn't confused. It's overwhelmed.

"Memory is a crazy woman that hoards colored rags and throws away food." -- Austin O'Malley


It won't work. It's not the same.


Why don't you love me?

Unsub [to Mary]

Criminal Minds Quotes

They mess you up, your mom and dad. They may not mean to, but they do. They fill you with the faults they had, and add some extra, just for you - Philip Larkin.


Hotch: A sniper can wait up to 72 hours without sleeping.
Mays: Seriously?
Rossi: That's part of their training. They can stay awake for 72 hours and remain completely focused on their target.
Mays: How?
Hotch: By using a mental exercise called "fantasy integration". A sniper creates a scenarios involving a target that keeps that person at the forefront of their mind.
Morgan: Often they'll imagine a place where they're with the target, doing something together that takes time. For example, building a car.
JJ: For some, the fantasy begins the minute they're assigned a target. Then nothing will distract them.