Since when is civil disobedience stupid, Professor Tischbier?Alex
Fritz, we can't have fields of strawberries going to waste just because of a nasty American rumor.Walter
You can't replace Martin.Ingrid
Fighting violence with violence just makes more violence.Alex
Lenora: Since when does East Germany do business with it's archenemy, West Germany?
Dietrich: Since we have no choice, Comrade Rauch.
Lenora: You always have a choice.
Lenora: Comrade Dietrich, you have managed to turn our Socialist organization into a kind of capitalist mafia. I wonder what motivates you. Don't you care about socialist ideals? About creating a better world? Or only about money?
Dietrich: I don't see any contradiction.
Walter: Don't use one terrorist to discredit the whole revolution.
Valdez: You know what they say, Schweppenstette? One man's revolutionary is another man's terrorist.
Brigitte: You want to work with us?
Martin: Yes. I'll join the BND.
At least the BND doesn't have the Socialists' problem that eventually they run out of other people's money.Brigitte
No one gets out of the spy business.Brigitte
Brigitte: This career is the path we choose.
Martin: I didn't choose it. And I'm done. Done hiding. Done being afraid. Done with the spy game.
Martin: What? It's all lies. In the end, all that matters is money.
Brigitte: Martin Rauch.
Martin: Sold to the highest bidder.