Popular Action Quotes
I cannot change the future. You can.Phaedra
Henrik Vanger: The clock is ticking, I need your help.
Mikael Blomkvist: Doing what?
Henrik Vanger: Officially assisting with my memoirs. But what you'll really be doing is investigating thieves, misers and bullies - the most detestable collection of people that you will ever meet -- my family.
Dirch Frode: Your report is light in another area - his personal life. Anything you chose not to disclose?
Lisbeth Salander: He's had a long standing sexual relationship with his co-editor of the magazine. Sometimes he pleasures her - not often enough, in my opinion.
Dirch Frode: You're right not to include that.
Someone in the family murdered Harriet, and for the past 40 years, has been trying to drive me insane.Henrik Vanger
Lisbeth Salander: I've taken care of myself since I was ten.
Nils Bjurman: The state has taken care of you.
I've never done this before. Hold still or it'll get messy.Lisbeth Salander
Can I call you Lisbeth? I want you to help me catch a killer of women.Mikael Blomkvist
May I kill him?Lisbeth Salander
Mikael Blomkvist: What has happened to you? How did you turn out this way? You know everything about me. I don't know (expletive) about you. Not a damn thing.
Lisbeth Salander: That's the way it is.
With great power comes great responsibility.Ethan
IMF Secretary: An hour ago, a bomb blew up the Kremlin. The President has initiated 'Ghost Protocol' -- the entire IMF has been disavowed. Now I've been ordered to take you to Washington where they will hang the Kremlin bombing on you and your team - unless you were to escape after assaulting Brandt and me. But if anyone of your team is caught, they will be branded terrorists out to incite global nuclear war.
Ethan: So what happens now?
IMF Secretary: Your mission, should you choose to accept it...
Ethan: The Secretary is dead. The four of us are all that remains of the IMF. No safe house, no support, or extraction. Everyone connected with this man is an asset with valuable information. We come back with our target, or we don't come back.
Brandt: And uh, how do you propose that we do that?
Jane: We take him out.
Benji: Yeah, we'll take him out, but discreetly.