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Opening QuoteCharacterEpisode
'...when it's not your turn...'The Target (Season 1, Episode 1)
'You cannot lose if you do not play.'The Detail (1.2)
'The King stay the King.'The Buys (1.3)
'Thin line 'tween heaven and here.'Old Cases (1.4)
'...a little slow, a little late.'The Pager (1.5)
'...and all the pieces matter.'The Wire (1.6)
'A man must have a code.'One Arrest (1.7)
'Come at the king, you best not miss.'Lessons (1.8)
'Maybe we won.'Game Day (1.9)
'And then he dropped the bracelets...'The Cost (1.10)
'Dope on the damn table.'The Hunt (1.11)
'This is me, yo, right here.'Cleaning Up (1.12)
'All in the game.'Sentencing (1.13)
'Ain't never gonna be what it was.'Ebb Tide (2.14)
'They can chew you up, but they gotta spit you out.'Collateral Damage (2.15)
'What they need is a union.'Hot Shots (2.16)
'If I hear the music, I'm gonna dance.'Hard Cases (2.17)
'They used to make steel there, no?'Undertow (2.18)
'It don't matter that some fool say he different...'All Prologue (2.19)
'Don't worry kid, you're still on the clock.'Backwash (2.20)
'How come they don't fly away?'Duck and Cover (2.21)
'The world is a smaller place now.'Stray Rounds (2.22)
'It pays to go with the union card every time.'Storm Warnings (2.23)
'I need to get clean.'Bad Dreams (2.24)
'Business. Always business.'Port in a Storm (2.25)
'Don't matter how many times you get burnt, you just keep doin' the same.'Time After Time (3.26)
'There's never been a paper bag.'All Due Respect (3.27)
'The gods will not save you.'Dead Soldiers (3.28)
'Why you got to go and **** with the program?'Hamsterdam (3.29)
'I had such ****' hopes for us.'Straight and True (3.30)
Opening QuoteCharacterEpisode
'Just a gangster, I suppose.'Homecoming (3.31)
'Conscience do cost.'Back Burners (3.32)
'Crawl, walk, and then run.'Moral Midgetry (3.33)
'...while you're waiting for moments that never come.'Slapstick (3.34)
'Call it a crisis of leadership.'Reformation (3.35)
'We ain't gotta dream no more, man.'Middle Ground (3.36)
'...we fight on that lie.'Mission Accomplished (3.37)
'Lambs to the slaughter here.'Boys of Summer (4.38)
'I still wake up white in a city that ain't.'Soft Eyes (4.39)
'I love the first day, man. Everybody all friendly an' ****.'Home Rooms (4.40)
'No one wins. One side just loses more slowly.'Refugees (4.41)
'If you with us, you with us.'Alliances (4.42)
'Don't try this **** at home.'Margin of Error (4.43)
'Aw yeah. That golden rule.'Unto Others (4.44)
'We got our thing, but it's just part of the big thing.'Corner Boys (4.45)
'Might as well dump 'em, get another.'Know Your Place (4.46)
'World goin' one way, people another.'Misgivings (4.47)
'You play in dirt, you get dirty.'A New Day (4.48)
'That all it is to it?'That's Got His Own (4.49)
'If animal trapped call 410-844-6286.'Final Grades (4.50)
'The bigger the lie, the more they believe.'More With Less (5.51)
'This ain't Aruba, bitch.'Unconfirmed Reports (5.52)
'They're dead where it doesn't count.'Not For Attribution (5.53)
'Buyer's market out there.'Transitions (5.54)
'Just 'cause they're in the street doesn't mean that they lack opinions.'React Quotes (5.55)
'If you have a problem with this, I understand completely.'The Dickensian Aspect (5.56)
'They don't teach it in law school.'Took (5.57)
'A lie ain't a side of a story. It's just a lie.'Clarifications (5.58)
'Deserve got nuthin' to do with it.'Late Editions (5.59)
'...the life of kings.' (Note: this quote is not said by a character on the show)-30- (5.60)

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