Clifford: She said she loved me.
Prentiss: They always do.

Roberta: What about your son?
Delvin: As far as I'm concerned, bringing him into this world was your decision, not mine.

I gotta be honest with you. There's a real side of me that's saying, "You go, girl." You're the one who brought him into the world. Yeah, you should be the one to take him out of it.

J.J. [to Roberta]

Reid [to Rossi]: I think you and Gideon created something pretty good down here. Now I think it's time to let that legacy do what it's always done best: Work together as a team.

"Damaged people are dangerous. They know they can survive." -- Josephine Harper


If you have the opportunity to do something you love, you should absolutely explore it.

Lewis [to Garcia]

Prentiss [to J.J.] Don't worry. If given the chance, I'm making history.

J.J.: You're going to be the next director of the FBI.
Prentiss: That remains a definite maybe.

“We serial killers are your sons, we are your husbands, we are everywhere. And there will be more of your children dead tomorrow.” -- Ted Bundy


Prentiss: This way never going to end any other way.
Rossi: I know.

Garcia: Full disclosure: Fear of change is forcing me to eat frozen dessert foods.

Simmons: Both [the widows] swear their husbands wouldn't frequent prostitutes.
Lewis: Well, they never do until they do.

Criminal Minds Quotes

Reid: There's an old Buddhist saying that, when you meet your soulmate, remember that the act to bring you together was 500 years in the making. So always appreciate and be kind to each other.
Lewis: That's lovely.
Reid: There's a corollary for friends. When you meet a true friend, you will be bound together though space and time for 500 years.

Agent Rossi: Is she cute?
Agent Hotchner: Yes, she is but I need to be focused on my training. I don't need to be distracted.
Rossi: Yes, you should be. Distracted is good. What's her name?
Hotch: Beth.
Rossi: I like it. And, you know what they say about riding a bicycle.
Dr. Reid: Who's getting a bicycle?
Hotch: Nobody.