The Rookie Quotes
Harper: Did you really just say the Q word in my shop?
Nolan: What, quiet?
Harper: Ah, ah, ah, stop! You do not under any circumstance ever use the Q word while on duty. That is like saying Macbeth in theater or talking about a no-hitter in the dugout.
Nolan: Okay, I had no idea you were superstitious.
Harper: That is not superstitious, that’s fact.
Nolan: Where are you going?
Harper: I’m going to get the trauma plate for my vest because I have a feeling I'm going to need it.
You are only going to hear me say this once. Emmett’s a fireman, they’re idiots. They mean well, and Emmett, he’s a not bad firemen. Don’t write him off.Bradford
Rookies aren’t used to the adrenaline, they get amped up. It’s lights and sirens syndrome.Bradford
Nolan: Hey, are you scared?
Harper: You want the truth?
Harper: Not scared at all.
You would be the John Nolan of the NYPD.Grey
I’m not a tough guy, I’m a cockroach. I’ll do whatever it takes to come out on top.Oscar
Lopez: Grey just wants me to play nice but how I act isn’t going to matter to a geek who only looks at numbers. I have to convince him that there’s data he’s not factoring into his algorithm.
West: And if he gets caught in the crossfire?
Lopez: Problem solved.
Nolan: Hector stepped up and did the right thing.
Hector: I didn’t do it for you.
Nolan: It doesn’t matter. The right thing is the right thing.
Hector: Is he for real?
The only way to show you I’m a good cop is to show you I’m a good cop.Lopez
Harper: Nothing like getting hit on by a 12-year-old delinquent to get your day started.
Fletcher: Hey yo, I’m 15.
Nolan: Not better.
Bradford: The last time I gave you romantic advice I pushed you towards Caleb and you almost died.
Lucy: That’s ridiculous. There was no reason to suspect anything. What happened…what happened wasn’t your fault.
It wasn’t mine either. Look, I wouldn’t ask your advice if I didn’t value your opinion.
Agent Banks: Nyla was the most hardcore U.C. I’ve ever seen. She could lie to God himself and get away with it.
Grey: You don’t say. That’s surprising because she always tells me the truth, don’t you detective?
Harper: Absolutely, Sir.