Fuchs: One man cannot bring down an entire country.
Dietrich: If the country is only propped up on rickety stilts? Yes, he can.
Thank God we don't have gay men in this country.Dietrich
Mama, this isn't my country anymore. I don't want Max growing up here.Martin
Lenora: And now?
Martin: Now you have to get your hands dirty one last time.
It's over, Frank. I don't love you anymore.Brigitte
Every moment my girls are alone out there without us, it feels like my heart is being ripped out.Tina
Gary Banks: When did everyone start getting so greedy?
Martin: Right? When did everything start getting so fucking complicated?
Martin: I'll come back. I promise.
Brigitte: If you don't, I'll kill you.
Children, today is not only a new day, for some of you, it will be the beginning of a new life. Your parents abandoned you for a life in the West. But just because they chose to pursue lives driven by individual ambition and greed doesn't mean you must also reject our ideals.Orphanage Lady
Mrs. Netz; All these Communists care about these days is money. If the Wall ever falls, God forbid, these people will come and eat the hair off our heads. Thank God I won't be around to see it.
When did money become more important to this country than human life?Tina
Since when is civil disobedience stupid, Professor Tischbier?Alex