Slade enlisted Oliver’s help to find his son in Arrow‘s “Deathstroke Returns,” but he was in for a surprise when he finally tracked him down. Meanwhile, back in Star City, Vigilante’s identity was finally revealed, and it should have been no surprise that it was someone thought to be dead.

Here are the best quotes from “Deathstroke Returns.”

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“Slade invited you on a romantic getaway?”
Felicity: “Slade invited you on a romantic getaway?”
Oliver: “Something like that.”
Felicity: “Where? Don’t say Aruba. That’s our spot.”

“He’s his father’s son.”

Arrow 605 father's son.jpgFelicity: “Then tell William what you’re doing…. Spare him the details of, you know, Slade being Slade, and tell him that you’re helping a friend. He’ll understand that.”
Oliver: “You sure?”
Felicity: “Yeah, I’m sure. He’s his father’s son.”

“It’s not optimism, Felicity. It’s faith.”
Diggle: “You think it’s something you can trace?”
Felicity: “I like your optimism.”
Diggle: “It’s not optimism, Felicity. It’s faith.”
– Regarding tracking Vigilante

“Yeah, these new prescription glasses are really working wonders.”
Samanda: “You’re seeing Oliver Queen again.”
Felicity: “Yeah, these new prescription glasses are really working wonders.”

“You got your second chance, kid, and I’m happy for you. Some fathers aren’t that lucky.”
– Slade to Oliver

“Don’t believe everything that you see on TV.”
– Oliver, about the claims that he’s good with a bow and arrow

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“You were his father. Trust me, he knew.”

Arrow 605 he knew.jpgSlade: “He never knew.”
Oliver: “Never knew what?”
Slade: “That I loved him.”
Oliver: “Sure he did, Slade.”
Slade: “I don’t remember the last time that I told him.”
Oliver: “Well, you were his father. Trust me, he knew.”

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“I ask myself that every day.”
Slade: “She’s brilliant. How did you get her?”
Oliver: “I ask myself that every day.”
– About Felicity

“Don’t worry. I left the hoodie at home.”
Dinah: “I thought I told you to stand down.”
Diggle: “Don’t worry. I left the hoodie at home.”

“Go home, kid. Be a father. Thank you for reminding me I’m one, too.”
– Slade’s note to Oliver

“It’s never a bad time.”

Arrow 605 never a bad time.jpgWilliam: “Is this a bad time?”
Oliver: “It’s never a bad time.”

“So says the man who nearly burnt down a whole city.”
Slade: “You like burning bridges.”
Nylander: “So says the man who nearly burnt down a whole city.”

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