The Blacklist quotes by Raymond Reddington. Raymond ' Red ' Reddington: A farmer comes home one day to find that everything that gives. We update our section of The Blacklist quotes on a daily basis. Sit back Red. Permalink: I wish I'd been the person you wanted me to be. Added: May 19. James Spader is the ultimate bad guy as Raymond " Red " Reddington on The Blacklist. The high-profile criminal turned FBI informant is known.