In all the years you've been doing this, how often can you say that we've produced truly legitimate intelligence? Once? Twice? Ten times? Give me a statistic; give me a number. Give me a pie chart, I love pie charts. Anything, anything that outweighs the fact that if you torture one person you create ten, a hundred, a thousand new enemies.Douglas Freeman
This is my first torture.Douglas Freeman
JUST TELL ME HE'S OKAY!Isabella Fields El-Ibrahimi
Corrine Whitman: I have no information on your husband.
Isabella Fields El-Ibrahimi: You know where he is.
There are upwards of 7,000 people in central London alive tonight, because of information that we elicited just this way. So maybe you can put your head on your pillow and feel proud for saving one man while 7,000 perish, but I got grandkids in London, so I'm glad I'm doing this job... and you're not.Corrine Whitman
Honey, this is nasty business.Corrine Whitman
Corrine Whitman: Why don't you ask your boss how badly he really does want to stick his neck out for a terrorist.
Alan Smith: Well, he might for due process. Maybe I should have a copy of the Constitution sent to your office.
E.T. phone home.E.T.
How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?Elliot
Keys: Elliot thinks his thoughts?
Michael: No... Elliot... Elliot feels his feelings.
Elliot: But, look, you can't tell. Not even mom.
Gertie: Why not?
Elliot: Because grownups can't see him. Only little kids can see him.
Gertie: Give me a break!
Everything but the little fishies!Tyler