Helicopter Pilot: Fuel status says we turn back now. Jack Ryan: Wait a minute. Fuel status? You have a reserve, don't you? Helicopter Pilot: Yes, sir. I've got a 10 minute reserve... but I'm not allowed to invade that except in time of war. Jack Ryan: Listen, mister, if you don't get me on board that goddamn submarine, that just might be what you'll have! You got me? Now you have 10 more minutes' worth of fuel, we stay here 10 more minutes!
Capt. Vasili Borodin: Torpedo impact, 20 seconds. Captain Ramius: What books? Jack Ryan: Pardon me? Captain Ramius: What books did you write? Jack Ryan: I wrote a biography of, of Admiral Halsey, called "The Fighting Sailor," about, uh, naval combat tactics... Captain Ramius: I know this book! Capt. Vasili Borodin: Torpedo impact... Captain Ramius: Your conclusions were all wrong, Ryan... Capt. Vasili Borodin: ...10 seconds. Captain Ramius: ...Halsey acted stupidly.