Operations: I always thought I'd regret the things I've done. Instead, I regret the things I didn't do.

Madeline: The pain is bad enough. Don't go poetic on me.

Michael: Be prepared for anything.

Michael Samuelle: You still believe in free will? In here there's no such thing.

Nikita: Section sent you?

Michael: Yes, but they don't control me.

Walter: So how's life in the suburbs?

Nikita: Normal.

Walter: Oh yeah, we all remember normal.

Birkoff: He won't put up much of a fight, most of these scientists are pretty lame. I'm an exception.

Walter: Fear of failure is the only thing that keeps us alive in this place.

Nikita: Don't worry Birkoff. You're still my favorite overachiever.