Frank Reagan Quotes
Frank: The creed of every significant relationship and organization that informed my life could be boiled down to tow the line, obey the rules.
Abigail: And don't rock the boat. You're the boss. The boss isn't supposed to rock the boat. The boss is supposed to steady the boat.
I don't fear it. I am looking forward to hanging out at the hardware store pestering the owner about the placement of the surveillance cameras.
Erin: Mandatory retirement is hardly the same as execution.
Frank: It is to some guys. It is to Travis Jackson. It would be to me.
It is what it is. You might as well go out with a bang and an open bar, right?
Garrett: I made my mea culpa like you would have.
Frank: How so?
Garrett: Like I was scraping out my eyes with a rusty fork, so thanks for the years of leading by example.
Jamie: I'm excited every single shift. How many people can say that?
Frank: A lucky few.
Gormley: Guys like Don Kent don't come along every day.
Frank: And in Don's case they get assassinated for it.
This is and will always be an equal opportunity family and I will throw quiche and a hissy fit at anyone who says otherwise.
Jack, the fact that you even considered the Core says something. It means you're thinking about what can I do for my country, not just what I can do for me.
Pop, it's Sunday dinner, not Face the Nation.
Garrett: So the recruits were in a tough spot.
Frank: Relatively speaking.
Garrett: Relative to what?
Frank: Being under fire in 120 degree heat in the middle of the desert is a tough spot, taking a test in an air conditioned classroom, not so much.
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.