19 Quotes: Narco-Saints (2022)

Here’s a collection of quotes from the Korean series, Narco-Saints (2022):


“What’s the point of just living for the sake of living?” – Kang Ingu

  • “The burden of debt and the reality of life crushed whatever sadness felt at the moment.” –  Kang Ingu
  • “The kids are better off living poor than growing up without a father.” – Ingu’s wife

“Does that smell like fish to you? Smells like money to me.” – Kang Ingu

“You don’t stop until you make it work.” – Kang Ingu

“Someone’s obsessed with money.” – Pastor Jeon

“Thanks to someone.” – Kang Ingu

“If undercover agents know each other, it increases the chances of getting caught.” – NIS Choi

“You see, when like-minded people spend time with each other, that’s how you create synergy.” – Pastor Jeon

“I thought you and I were rather different.” – Kang Ingu

  • “Just as national interest is your number one concern, my personal interests are my number one concern.” – Kang Ingu
  • “At the end of the day, dealing with people is the hardest.” – Pastor Jeon

“Most people want to believe in things that don’t even exist.” – Pastor Jeon

“Isn’t that because their real lives are that difficult?” – Kang Ingu

“That’s why people go crazy over drugs.” – Pastor Jeon

“Do you have to touch the fire to know it’s hot?” – Pastor Jeon

“What tree is more firmly rooted than the tree of money? But after a few big storms, it’s gotten harder to hold out.” – Kang Ingu

“How did you get so much prettier? Did you get some work done?” – Kang Ingu

“And why did you get so ugly? I married you for your handsome face.” – Ingu’s wife


Genre: Thriller, Crime
Synopsis: An ordinary entrepreneur joins a secret government mission to capture a Korean drug lord operating in South America.
Based on: true events
No of episodes: 6
Cast: Ha Jung-woo, Hwang Jung-min, Park Hae-soo, Jo Woo-jin, Yoo Yeon-seok
Writers: Yoon Jong-bin, Kwon Sung-hui
Director: Yoon Jong-bin
Network: Netflix
Date: September 9, 2022

Subtitle translation: Netflix