The Alienist Season 1 Episode 10: "Castle in the Sky" Quotes
Sara: The last thing an honest politician can expect is gratitude, if I can quote you. We know his name, we know where he lives. We're close, sir.
Roosevelt: Not close enough.
Sara: You're not to blame, John.
Moore: Of course I am. God put him in my way, and I failed him like everyone else.
Turn me down, by all means. But don't pretend I have no feelings for you.Moore [to Sara]
I've made my life's work the study of the human mind. And now my own mind deceives me. I have cause to hate God for what he did to her, and yet I find myself believing in him, humbled by his awful mystery.Kreizler [to Sara]
Sara: I've learned from you. We can either let it haunt us for the rest of our lives, or we can accept it, and use the memory of our pain to help others.
Kreizler: I'm not sure the choice is ever entirely in our hands.
Sara: I disagree. If it weren't, we'd all be murderers.
I ain't asking for your charity. I'm just asking that you don't cross the street every time you see me.Esther [to Marcus]
Moore [to Kreizler]: Please tell me you didn't come here just to frighten my grandmother.
Grandmother Moore: I'm not the least bit frightened by these psychopaths.
If I still drank, old man, I'd rather drink alone than with you.Moore [to Astor]
I could take your eyes, but I want you to see.Beecham [to Kreizler]
Sara: I shot Captain Connor, sir.
Roosevelt: You've always had the courage to do what needs to be done. Your father would be proud of you.
Kreizler: In every way, a perfectly normal and healthy brain.
Moore: What does that prove? That he wasn't insane?
Kreizler: It proves we don't know anything. God works between the lines.
Sara: You're in love with what you don't have.
Moore: Aren't you?
Sara: Yes, I suppose I am.