I can think of no other profession where you're told to bench your talents and then you're penalized if you don't.

What kind of PC orders his people to break the law?

This is a city of immigrants. You and me included. Always remember that.

Garrett: They just wanted you to attend their awards dinner next week.
Frank: Dreams die hard.

Garrett: With all due respect, you're being incredibly unreasonable.
Frank: It's part of my gruff charm.

Garrett: Dog bites boy. Reagan checks in on dog. What's wrong with this picture?
Frank: Oh.

Morris: You're a real piece of work Reagan.
Frank: Oh please, call me by my first name. Commissioner.

Riding a desk is no where on my bucket list.

Try not to smile when they boo when I'm introduced.

Franks

A lot of pain to go around when something like this happens. Pain and blame.

Linda: I'm going to need to see those ticket stubs.
Frank: My thought exactly.

I play hard but I don't play dirty.

Blue Bloods Quotes

That even in our sleep, pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop on the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.

Frank

Frank: Down these mean streets a man must go who is not himself mean. Who is neither tarnished or afraid.
Henry: Raymond Chandler?
Frank: His definition of a hero.