Quotes from The Alienist

The Alienist is an American period drama television series based on the 1994 novel of the same name by Caleb Carr.

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Men, good or bad, do not follow what they don't respect.

Thomas Byrnes in The Alienist
 
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You know the difference between capitalism and socialism? In capitalism, man exploits man. In socialism, it’s the other way around.

Marcus Isaacson in The Alienist, Season 1 Episode 2
 
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Our weaknesses sometimes serve us better than our strengths.

Laszlo Kreizler in The Alienist
 
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Those who are seen dancing are thought insane by those who cannot hear the music. It's just a matter of finding a way to hear the music.

Laszlo Kreizler in The Alienist
 
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I must follow this wherever it goes. Even if it leads me to the darkest pit of Hell.

Laszlo Kreizler in The Alienist
 
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As an alienist, I treat mental and emotional disorders in my patients, and I try to alleviate their condition. I do not presume to cure them.

Laszlo Kreizler in The Alienist
 
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