Gabriel Stokes: Who were you before? And who are you now?
Rick Grimes: No matter what happens, it’s human nature to come together.
Rick Grimes: We’re building, We’re growing.
Althea: Yesterday’s yesterday, Today’s today.
Red: [narrating] I have no idea to this day what those two Italian ladies were singing about. Truth is, I don’t want to know. Some things are best left unsaid. I’d like to think they were singing about something so beautiful, it can’t be expressed in words, and makes your heart ache because of it.(…)
Red: These walls are funny. First you hate ’em, then you get used to ’em. Enough time passes, you get so you depend on them. That’s institutionalized.
Red: The man’s been in here fifty years, Heywood. Fifty years! This is all he knows. In here, he’s an important man. He’s an educated man. Outside, he’s nothin’! Just a used up con with arthritis in both hands.
Warden Samuel Norton: Salvation lies within.
I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life
Warden Samuel Norton: Mark 13:35, I’ve always liked that one, but I prefer “I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.”
Andy Dufresne: “Watch ye therefore, for ye know not when the master of the house cometh”.
Andy Dufresne: I’m innocent, Red. Just like everybody else here.
Andy Dufresne: [referring to Fat Ass] What was his name?