All the games. All the manipulations. After I screwed up your plans you needed to know you were smarter than me. You needed to know you could control me.

Ryan: Do you think she's still alive?
Castle: She's alive.
Ryan: How do you know?
Castle: Because he's not done with me yet.

It's not just the murder he likes, it's the game.

Only people who keep insisting they're not terrible parents are terrible parents.

You don't have to hunt them anymore. You raise them, like livestock.

It all came to me a second too late. I’ve relived that moment so many times. Knowing that my mistake set him free and cost people’s lives.

I never thought this day would come.

I don’t know if I’m surprised. You are pretty lovable.

Kate Beckett: Castle, stop chasing the mice in your head.
Rick Castle: What if they're leading me to the truth?

It's a work of fiction. It's a Hitchcock movie with me cast as the witness. I'm Jimmy Stewart in Vertigo.

Caught him red handed and bare bottomed.

Where I come from, it's rude to point a gun at a man.

Castle Quotes

Sometimes it's the people we think we know best that we don't really know at all.

Castle

I was in Thailand getting shot at with Chuck Norris?

Rick Castle