When you work behind a desk, your friends don’t get killed. They don’t get captured. They don’t go down in helicopters. But it’s the work, it’s the real work that still needs to get done.
With all respect, this isn’t the first time I wasn’t in Moscow.[Leonid Surikov: The peace between our nations is a fragile one. For the sake of preserving it, you were never here. Understood?]
We have to examine every angle, consider every possibility. Especially the one that’s staring us right in our face.[to Alena]
There is no version of this job that doesn’t require compromise, not if you want to do something that matters.