And how many women call him? And how many women actually engage him? You see, men belong to a nice, exclusive subset. And you know, it's not betraying your sex by -- I mean, it's not regressive to be a conversationalist. You convince them you're a friend, and they'll forget what they are.

Daria

You know, why are women so much more interesting to men than men are to women?

Gus

Eric: Why didn't you speak up?
Harper: Sorry, I didn't know that you wanted me to.
Eric: I don't need quiet and nice on my desk.

Nobody gives a fuck about what I think about you. Or what you think about me, nobody gives a fuck. You see the problem with this industry; they keep hiring these fucking princesses.

Kenny

Harper: Do the guys on your desk always treat you like that?
Yasmin: Is your team not like that?
Harper: Eric's great.
Yasmin: Yeah, I mean, at least he gives you agency.
Harper: No one's gonna give you agency. You have to take it. Try not to think about all the different ways that you can be wrong. They don't.

Industry Season 1 Episode 2 Quotes

Harper: Do the guys on your desk always treat you like that?
Yasmin: Is your team not like that?
Harper: Eric's great.
Yasmin: Yeah, I mean, at least he gives you agency.
Harper: No one's gonna give you agency. You have to take it. Try not to think about all the different ways that you can be wrong. They don't.

You know, why are women so much more interesting to men than men are to women?

Gus