The Wire Quotes

A growing collection of the Wire quotes that’s been posted on the front page. Here are some of my favorite quotes from the Wire:

“I have never worked with a script that was in English that had a glossary” – Al Brown (Stanislaus Valcheck)

“What the fuck is wrong with this city” – Jimmy McNulty, Season 5 of the Wire

“Fuck the chain of command…” – Jimmy McNulty

“A life Jimmy. It’s the shit that happens while you wait for moments that never come.” -Lester

“I’ll do what I can to help y’all. But, the game’s out there, and it’s play or get played. That simple” – Omar

“Don’t matter who did what to who at this point, fact is we went to war and now there ain’t no going back. I mean, shit,  it’s what war is you know, once you’re innit, your innit.. If it’s a lie, then we fight on that lie, but we got to fight” – Slim Charles

Here’s another 100 the Wire quotes