Donovan: "You don't seem alarmed."
Abel: "Would it help?"
We have to have the conversations our governments can't.Bridge of Spies, by James B. Donovan
The boss isn't always right, but he's still the boss.BossesBridge of Spies, by Rudolf Abel
Donovan: "You have been charged with three 3 counts and 19 overt acts: Conspiracy to transmit United States defense and atomic secrets to the Soviet Union, conspiracy to gather secrets and failing to register as a foreign agent."
Abel: "Do many foreign agents register?"
Every accident, properly viewed, is an opportunity.Chances & OpportunitiesBridge of Spies, by Wolfgang Vogel
But sometimes people think wrong. People are people.Bridge of Spies, by Rudolf Abel
Donovan: "I think they have snipers."
Hoffman: "Well, I'm sure they do."
Donovan: "How are you sure they do?"
Hoffman: "Because we have snipers."
Is there any outcome here where I'm not either detained or shot?Bridge of Spies, by James B. Donovan
We are engaged in a war. This war does not for the moment involve men at arms; it involves information. You will be collecting information.Bridge of Spies, by Agent Williams
What's the move when you don’t know what the game is?Bridge of Spies, by Rudolf Abel
Everyone deserves a defense. Every person matters.DefenseBridge of Spies, by James B. Donovan
In a world on the brink the difference between war and peace was one honest man.Bridge of Spies