Patrick Jane stars as The Mentalist.

He's a a police detective with a troubled past, one that possesses has a keen eye for detail. He also likes to solve crimes in an unorthodox manner, which pits him against his no-nonsense boss.

Jane rose to semi-fame by being a psychic, though he now admits that he faked those abilities.

Patrick Jane Quotes

Jane: Wouldn't that be spoiling the fun?
Lisbon: For you. Spoiling the fun for you.
Jane: That's the fun that matters.

Liar, liar pants on fire.

Jane

The Mentalist Quotes

Turns out being understood is an underrated pleasure.

Jane

Jane: Wouldn't that be spoiling the fun?
Lisbon: For you. Spoiling the fun for you.
Jane: That's the fun that matters.