Eddie: [To captured German submariners.] What's the matter, ain't you ever seen a black man before? Get used to it.
[During a depth charge attack.] Lieutenant Andrew Tyler, Executive Officer: Mister Hirsch, step away from that bulkhead. The shockwave from one of these explosions could snap your spine.
Marine Maj. Coonan: How far down does this ship go? Lt. Commander Mike Dahlgren: Oh, she'll go all the way to the bottom if we don't stop her.
Chief Klough: You're the skipper now. The skipper always knows what to do, even when he doesn't.