When I introduce you, I'm gonna say, "This is a friend of mine." That means you're a connected guy. Now if I said instead, this is a friend of ours that would mean you a made guy. A Capiche?
Twenty years you know a guy, you fuckin' whack him out just like that over a lounge? That's beautiful.
You just fulfilled the first rule of law enforcement: make sure when your shift is over you go home alive. Here endeth the lesson.
A wise guy's always right; even when he's wrong, he's right.
- Word is they're going to repeal Prohibition. What'll you do then?
- I think I'll have a drink.
If you're afraid of getting a rotten apple, don't go to the barrel. Get it off the tree.
All my life I've tried to be the good guy, the guy in the white fucking hat. And for what? For nothing. I'm not becoming like them; I am them.