Michael: (voiceover) A lot of people's first instinct when they need information out of a captive is to grab a baseball bat or a gun. The fact is, torture is for sadists and thugs. It's like getting groceries with a flamethrower; it doesn't work and it makes a mess.
Michael: (voiceover) One of the hardest things to do in a fight is to make it look like you're trying to kill someone without doing any permanent damage. They don't teach any half-moves in combat training. There are moves designed to kill and maim as efficiently as possible. If those are off limits, one option is open your fist right before a punch lands. Painful, but the force is distributed. Another showy option is a kick to the shoulder. You might break a rib or two; but if you aim right, nobody is going to the morgue.
Madeline: Do you know what his first word was? It was "Michael".
Michael: It was "juice", I was there, his first word was "juice".
Madeline: True, but he was looking at you when he said it.