History Quotes / TheWire

5th Apr '16 6:20:30 AM TheWanderer
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->Maybe we won.
-->--'''Herc'''

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->Maybe it's over and nobody told us. Maybe we won.
-->--'''Herc'''
-->--'''Herc''' on a day when the drug trade is inexplicably not dominating the streets.
17th Mar '16 10:41:12 AM TheWanderer
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->The king stays the king.

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->The king stays the king.->Y'all don't understand, man. You don't get it. I grew up in this shit... my grandfather was [[FamedInStory Butch Stamford]]. [Rhonda looks like she's seen a ghost, [=McNulty=] and Bunk eye each other] You know who Butch Stamford was in this town? All my people, man, my father, my uncles, my cousins, it's just what we do. You just live with this shit until you can't breathe no more. I swear to God, I was courtside for eight months, and I was freer in jail than I ever was at home. ... I want it to go away.I want what Wallace wanted. I want to start over. That what I want. I don't care where. Anywhere. I just want to go somewhere where I can breathe like regular folk.


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->The king stays the king.
-->--'''D'Angelo Barksdale'''
15th Nov '15 4:17:25 PM TheWanderer
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->I ain't no suit wearing business man like you. I'm just a gangster, I suppose.

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->I ain't no suit wearing business man like you. I'm [[JustAGangster just a gangster, gangster]], I suppose.



->You know the difference between me and you? I bleed red and you bleed green. I look at you these days, String, you know what I see? I see a man without a country. Not hard enough for this right here and maybe, just maybe, not smart enough for them out there.

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->You know the difference between me and you? [[BloodKnight I bleed red red]] and you [[OnlyInItForTheMoney bleed green.green]]. I look at you these days, String, you know what I see? I see a man without a country. Not hard enough for this right here and maybe, just maybe, not smart enough for them out there.
15th Nov '14 8:03:09 AM TrollBrutal
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->See, that's what I don't get about the drug thing. Why can't you sell the shit and walk the fuck away? You know what I mean? Everything else in this country gets sold without people shooting each other behind it. In the Terrace, it's one body after another.
-->--'''James [=McNulty=]'''



-->--'''Leaster Freamon'''

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-->--'''Leaster -->--'''Lester Freamon'''
13th Aug '14 10:35:04 AM TheWanderer
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->'''Levy:''' You are a parasite who leeches off the culture of drugs...\\

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->'''Levy:''' You are amoral, are you not? You are feeding off the violence and despair of the drug trade. You are stealing from those who are themselves stealing the life blood from our city. You are a parasite who leeches off the culture of drugs...\\



'''Bunk:''' Okay, I ain't all that humble.

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'''Bunk:''' Okay, Okay. Truth is, I ain't all that humble.



'''[=McNulty=]:''' It's because when it came time for you to fuck me... you were very gentle. Cause you see, you could have just hauled me out to the garage and bent me over the hood of a radio car... but no. You were... you were very gentle.\\
'''Bunk:''' Well yeah. I knew it was your first time. I wanted to make that shit special.

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'''[=McNulty=]:''' It's because when it came time for you to fuck me... you were very gentle. Cause you see, you could have just hauled me out to the garage and bent me over the hood of a radio car...car and... but no. You were... you were very gentle.\\
'''Bunk:''' Well yeah. I knew it was your first time. I wanted to make that shit special.
special.\\
'''[=McNulty=]:''' It was man. It fucking was.



->'''Wee-Bey:''' Remember [[TheBrute who the fuck you talking to right here]]. Remember who ''I'' am. My word is still my word, in here, in Baltimore, and in any place you could think of calling home, itíll be my word that finds you. Man came down here to say [[EvilParentsWantGoodKids my son can be anything he damn please]].\\
'''DeíLonda:''' Except a soldier.\\

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->'''Wee-Bey:''' [[ScaryBlackMan Remember [[TheBrute who the fuck you talking to right here]]. [[ProfessionalKiller Remember who ''I'' am. who]] ''[[ProfessionalKiller I]]'' [[ProfessionalKiller am]]. My word is still my word, in here, in Baltimore, [[ImpliedDeathThreat and in any place you could think of calling home, itíll be my word that finds you.you]]. Man came down here to say [[EvilParentsWantGoodKids my son can be anything he damn please]].\\
'''DeíLonda:''' Except [[GangBangers a soldier.soldier]].\\



-->--'''[=McNulty=]'''

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-->--'''[=McNulty=]'''
-->--'''[=McNulty=]''' explaining why he began actually having sex with two prostitutes as part of an undercover sting.

->You gonna be famous behind this, you know that? As a pervert, this report is gonna make you a BPD ''legend''.
-->--'''Bunk''', referring to [=McNulty's=] official report on the same incident.



->'''Spiros:''' They have my name. [[IHaveManyNames But my name is not my name]]. And you? To them you are only "The Greek".\\
'''The Greek:''' And of course I'm not even Greek.


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->'''Spiros:''' They have my name. [[IHaveManyNames But my name is not my name]]. And you? To them you are only "The Greek".\\
'''The Greek:''' And of course I'm not even Greek.
19th May '14 5:29:52 AM TrollBrutal
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-> A man in your line of work start worrying about how other people see you, playin' to other people instead of him self, he gonna get dead.
-->--'''Butchie'''
22nd Mar '14 3:59:34 AM TrollBrutal
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->Keep my name out of it.
-->--'''Various'''


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->Cases go from red to black via green.
-->--'''Various'''
7th Mar '14 3:31:54 PM TrollBrutal
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->Wanna know what kills more police than bullets and liquor? Boredom. They just can't handle that shit. You keep it boring, String. You keep it dead fucking boring.
-->--'''Proposition Joe'''
4th Mar '14 1:13:54 AM TrollBrutal
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->Always gonna be [[AlwaysChaoticEvil Marlo]]: No Marlo, No Game.
-->--'''Avon'''

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->Always gonna be [[AlwaysChaoticEvil Marlo]]: No Marlo, No Game.
-->--'''Avon'''
->Fighting the war on drugs... one brutality case at a time.
-->--'''Shakima Greggs'''
3rd Mar '14 1:22:09 PM JonShannow
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->Always gonna be [[AlwaysChaoticEvil Marlo]]: No Marlo, No Game

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->Always gonna be [[AlwaysChaoticEvil Marlo]]: No Marlo, No Game
Game.
-->--'''Avon'''
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