Cullen Bohannan: Dammit, Elam!
Town Sign: Hell on Wheels. Population: One less every day.
Ruth Cole: [about her father] He wanted to be a Christian. But in the end, what he really wanted was to be a martyr.
Mr. Toole: [toasting] To Mr. Bohannan. He may be a son of a bitch, but he's *our* son of a bitch.
Sean McGinnes: I came to America to build a life in this world, not the next.
Lily Bell: It's not your manners, Mr. Bohannan, it's your manner.
Eva: No one's ever gutted a man for me before.
Louise Ellison: I can assure you, Mr. Bohannan, I'm neither a lady, nor a whore.