What the hell did I know about being married? I was 13 when my role models died. I thought you find someone who doesn't drive you crazy and you have dinner.


Elizabeth: I'm out of moves. If you have any ideas, I'm open to them.
Education Minister: You might not like it, but you did say you'd try anything.

We are steps away from getting this deal, and you're going to throw it all away based on principle!


I'll try to remember that for my next marriage. It turns out she's not interested in counseling. She's interested in getting me the hell out.


Afghani President: The story of how the US Secretary of State has kidnapped an Afghani girl and held her in the embassy is all over the news. Until the girl is released, this deal is on hold.
Elizabeth: You don't want to do that. This deal is important for both our countries, not to mention that there's 10 billion in aid on the table.
Afghani President: The Taliban will seize the opportunity to paint my government as weak. They will take over and we will again be mired in war and terrorism.

Will: We fight a lot. We always have. But the making up used to be more fun.
Henry: Have you tried counseling?
Will: Isn't that the beginning of the end? I mean, does that ever work?

Matt: I'm sorry, ma'am.
Elizabeth: No, don't beat yourself up. You couldn't have known.
Matt: I know the culture. And I know there are cameras everywhere now.

She doesn't want to go to America. She wants to be with her family, or she did until they decided to kill her. Oh God.


Excuse me, sir, would you mind opening your window shade? I need natural light for my selfie or otherwise my skin looks blah.


Matt: Who are those guys?
Woman: They want to kill me... because of you.

No one wants the troops home more than I do. It's just my job to anticipate the problems.


They're not gonna leave 10 million dollars sitting on the table. This is posturing.


Madam Secretary Season 5 Episode 15 Quotes

Elizabeth: So you're deliberately not getting involved?
Henry: Correct.
Elizabeth: Because you think I come off as too parental with Will.
Henry: Yes.
Elizabeth: Well, I was there when he needed a parent.

Annie: Can we say Grace?
Will: Oh, we don't do that, honey.