Criminal Minds 3x16: Elephant’s Memory
Um… My name’s, uh, Spencer, and I’m a— I don’t really know what I am.
Criminal Minds 8x12:- Zugzwang
It’s a chess term, it describes the point in a game when a player realizes he’ll inevitably be checkmated. He has to decide whether to resign or to play through to the bitter end.
House of Cards:- Chapter 6
"You know, he was the only man— and there were a lot of others who proposed. But he was the only one who understood me. He didn’t put me on some pedestal. He knew that I didn’t want to be adored or coddled. So he took my hand and he put a ring on it. Because he knew I’d say yes.
He’s a man who knows how to take what he wants.”
I don’t believe that intelligence can be accurately quantified— but I do have an I.Q. of 187 and an eidetic memory and can read 20,000 words per minute. Yes, I’m a genius.
House of Cards:- Chapter 5
"The hot water will open up your capillaries. The aspirin you just took will make your blood thinner. It’s up to you, Peter. Oh, and if you do decide to take the coward’s way out, cut along the tracks, not across them. That’s a rookie mistake."
House of Cards:- Chapter 4
"I’m a powerful friend to have right now, perhaps your only friend, so don’t defy me."
House of Cards:- Chapter 3
"What exactly happened?"
"A 17-year-old girl ran off the road texting her boyfriend, and I quote, "doesn’t the Peachoid look like a giant" - And then she lost control of the car."
House of Cards:- Chapter 2
"What a martyr craves more than anything is a sword to fall on, so you sharpen the blade, hold it at just the right angle, and then 3, 2, 1—"
House of Cards:- Chapter 1
“I’m just a lowly house majority whip. I keep things moving in a congress choked by pettiness and lassitude. My job is to clear the pipes and keep the sludge moving. But I won’t have to be a plumber much longer. I’ve done my time. I backed the right man.”