Kendra: What just happened?
Aaron: Looks like our boy just threw down the gauntlet.
Kendra: Look who just picked it up.

Kirkman: You've had my back a lot over these past years.
Mike: Yes, sir.
Kirkman: If this is the end of the road, Mike ...
Mike: Then it's been an honor, sir.
Kirkman: The honor has been all mine, Mike.

Look, I'm not your mother, and I'm not your big sister, and I'm not your friend. Ok? Do as I say or I ship you back here in a crate.


Elderly Woman: What's that man's name?
Lyor: Why?
Elderly Woman: Because he saved my family. Carried my grandchildren to the roof.
Lyor: His name is Seth. He's my friend.

Ethan: You don't scheme. You serve.
Kirkman: Well, my days of service may be over so.
Ethan: It's because you don't compromise.

If I don't walk away, I'm afraid I might do something that you can't take back.


I don't think I've been a great Chief of Staff, sir. I don't think I've been a good one. My resignation.


She's not hunting you anymore. We're hunting her.


Kirkman: I'm not doing this to be expedient. I'm doing this because it's the right thing.
Congresswoman: And what you don't understand, sir, is that your definition of right often entails expedience. That's why you're in trouble.

Seth is still missing, sir. He left the hotel before the wave hit. I can't find him.


Amy, someone is trying to hurt you, and I'm not going to let that happen. Will you come with me?


I don't think Amy is gone. I think you're Amy and you're living alone.


Designated Survivor Quotes

Pancakes for everyone!


Alex: Tom, you can't do that. You can't make promises you won't be able to keep.
Tom: We're in Washington. They're the only promises you're allowed to make.