You’re in the old man’s back pocket, are you? Well, I got news for you, fish. He may run this place during the day, but I run it during the night.[to Michael]
You want to screw something up? Put a thousand people on it. You want to get it done right? Put it in the hands of a few.
Remember Pretty, I am serving life plus one. So if I get busted for attempted escape, I’ma throw in a homicide, no problem, that’s like a parking ticket to me!
Freedom has a price. I died seven years ago. Left behind a brother, a wife, a son. But the dead talk, if you listen. They’re there with you, reaching out, trying to tell you something. Because not all deaths are the same. Some are real. Some are a story. Question is, do you believe the story? Was the man who died who you thought he was? The dead talk… if you listen.
The secret to real power is to never betray your intentions, to wear nothing on your sleeve, and to never let anyone see your face.[to Michael]