Benjamin Horne
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Benjamin Horne (Character)
from "Twin Peaks" (1990)

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"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.6" (1990)
Josie Packard: I won't leave this office without my money!
Ben Horne: Why do I sense that this isn't a negotiable position?

Ben Horne: Josie, this key unlocks my personal hotel safe. Now, in that safe, I have put together a fascinating dossier on you, my dear, and your late husband Andrew's little boat that went boom. So, you behave yourself, lady, or believe me when I say that I will bury you.
Josie Packard: That's a shame. Because if anything unfortunate were to happen to me, it would lead authorities to a certain safety deposit box in a bank in another city, inside of which there is enough evidence to lock you away for three lifetimes. They'll bury us side by side.

Benjamin Horne: [drinks a toast with Josie] To the fire.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #1.2" (1990)
Benjamin Horne: If you ever pull another stunt like that, you are going to be scrubbing bidets in a Bulgarian convent.
Audrey Horne: [mocking] Oh, Daddy, I'm so afraid.

Ben Horne: [after a fight with his daughter] Laura died yesterday. I lost you years ago.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #1.3" (1990)
Jerry Horne: We had those Vikings by the horns! What happened?
Ben Horne: We're not 100% sure. They took their translator with them.

Ben Horne: [to Audrey Horne] If I EVER catch you doing something like this again, you're going to wind up scrubbing bidets in a Bulgarian convent!


"Twin Peaks: Pilot (#1.1)" (1989)
Benjamin Horne: If you'll permit me, Sven, to repeat what you told me this morning after your run: "My air sacks have never felt so good."

Benjamin Horne: We have solid information that the Packard Sawmill is going to go belly-up within a year. We're going to be able to get it for a song. One verse, no chorus.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.3" (1990)
Benjamin Horne: Agent Cooper. Let me give you the best advice that you're gonna get all week. Men fall under the spell of Audrey's charms like ducks in a shooting gallery.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.9" (1990)
Special Agent Dale Cooper: Gentlemen, two days ago a young woman was found murdered by the same individual I believe responsible for the death of Laura Palmer. I have reason to believe that the killer is in this room. As a member of the Bureau, I spend most of my time seeking simple answers to difficult questions. In the pursuit of Laura's killer, I have employed Bureau guidelines, deductive technique, Tibetan method, instinct, and luck. But now I find myself in need of something new, which, for lack of a better word, we shall call... magic.
[thunder]
Benjamin Horne: Would you like us to hum? A Tibetan chant, perhaps?
[laughs]
FBI Agent Albert Rosenfield: I think it's going terrifically well. Don't you?


"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.20" (1991)
Benjamin Horne: Strive for goodness? Tell the hardest truth first?
John Justice Wheeler: Just do the best you can. That's all you really can do.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #1.5" (1990)
[looking at the dead body of Bernard Renault]
Ben Horne: And do we know if the late Bernard gave you up?
Leo Johnson: I told him that if he ever did, I'd kill him.
Ben Horne: Well, did he?
Leo Johnson: No, but he shouldn't have trusted me. Like I said, Bernie wasn't too bright.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.8" (1990)
[Ben is held in custody]
Jerry Horne: I demand you either release my client or arrest him!
Sheriff Truman: Okay. Ben Horne, I arrest you for the murder of Laura Palmer.
Benjamin Horne: Great going, Jer.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.19" (1991)
Ben Horne: Sometimes the urge to do bad is nearly overpowering.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #2.18" (1991)
Benjamin Horne: I am filled to the brim with the feeling of goodness. Like a Christmas tree, all lit up inside. But at the end of the day, when I look in the mirror, I have to face the fact that I really don't know how to be good.
John Justice Wheeler: You're off to a pretty fair start.
Benjamin Horne: How do you do it, John? What's the secret? You really think that I could learn to be good?
John Justice Wheeler: I don't see why not. Just keep your eye on your heart, and always tell the truth.
Benjamin Horne: Always tell the truth.
John Justice Wheeler: Tell the hardest truth first, though.
Benjamin Horne: Oh, always tell the hardest truth first. Oh, I love that. John, that's terrific. This truth business is clearly at the forefront of goodness.


"Twin Peaks: Episode #1.4" (1990)
Benjamin Horne: I'm going to give Little Elvis a bath.