He assumes I know more scripture than I do so I always have to look stuff up to find out what the advice actually was.

He strenuously advises? How exactly does one do that? Is actively working every muscle in his body as he advises?

Reverend Potter: I've been waiting a long time for this. Frank Reagan coming to me hat in hand.
Frank: I don't wear hats.

You're good people and good people try to move on from a betrayal like it's an exception not the rule.

Sgt. Delgado: Well, I never forgot the advice of my training officer, Lt. Gormley. Never bitch about a problem without pitching a solution.
Frank: He does have a way with words.

Garrett: A three percent raise?
Frank: Hey, we're city employees, what did you expect?

If you want to leave don't put it on me. Own it.

You're a good egg, Garrett. I just want to make sure that egg doesn't end up all over our face.

You're threatening to fire me from a job you don't control that you can't know I want.

Mayor Poole: Who are you trying to protect?
Frank: Nobody in particular, just the standards of this office.

This is the hard part, Sid. The time between doing everything we can think of and finding out if it worked.

But I'll see you again, Mr. Wallace, at the execution chamber at Terre Haute, I'll wave to you through the observation glass.

Blue Bloods Quotes

There's something you should know about police officers… They know what people are capable of in ways that most thankfully do not. They have seen first hand the cigarette burns on an infant's back or the black eyes and the sideways jaw on an 80 year old rape victim, and they assume the worst. And they take that on so that good people can go on about their lives and think generously about their fellow man. They provide that luxury.

Frank

Danny: Seems like the judge took a double header off the roof.
Anthony: On his own?
Danny: Who knows. Maybe it was an accident.
Erin: It wasn't. Chou Lin did this. She's trying to force a mistrial. And I need you to prove it.