Best Movie Quotes, Part I
75 films | List by Colourblind Updated Oct 24, 2015
"Even the tiniest of actions can change the future."
"I once stole a pornographic book that was printed in braille. I used to rub the dirty parts."
"They say that a man with revenge in his heart should dig two graves. One for his enemy and one for himself. I guess mine's just gonna have to wait."
"In the beginning the universe was created. This made a lot of people angry and has widely been considered as a bad move."
"It is not our abilities that show what we truly are. It is our choices."
"I don't know and I don't know how to know, you know?"
- Whoa! Lloyd! Check out the hotties at 12 o'clock.
- That's almost three hours away. Can't I check them out now?
"As the sound of the playgrounds faded, the despair set in. Very odd, what happens in a world without children's voices."
"You know what the scariest thing is? To not know your place in this world. To not know why you're here..."
"Remember: Your focus determines your reality."
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that."
- When was the last time you watched a movie?
- 1997. Titanic. Way too long and spoiler alert: the boat sinks.
- Those are some long legs...
- I just had them lengthened. Now they go all the way up.
"The things you're most afraid of have already happened."
"You're focusing on the problem. If you focus on the problem, you can't see the solution. Never focus on the problem!"
"There's a time for daring and there's a time for caution, and a wise man understands which is called for."
"For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so."
"The only person standing in your way is you."
"I didn't raise my kids to sit in the back of the bus. You get in there and you fight for your rights, okay?"
"Banish the fear of death from men's hearts and they wouldn't live a day."
"You're not supposed to look back, you're supposed to keep going."
"Destiny is what we make it."
"There are so many things that have to happen for two people to meet."
Mister rabbit says, "A moment of realization is worth a thousand prayers."
"I've no plans to call on you, Clarice. The world is more interesting with you in it."
- I thought you spies knew everything.
- Only God knows everything. He works for Mossad.
"Our lives are defined by opportunities. Even the ones we miss."
" I think some people are too scared, or something. I guess it's hard for people who are so used to things the way they are, even if they're bad, to change. 'Cause they kind of give up. And when they do, everybody kind of loses."
"It's only after we've lost everything that we're free to do anything."
"In the Year of our Lord 1314, patriots of Scotland, starving and outnumbered, charged the fields of Bannockburn. They fought like warrior poets; they fought like Scotsmen, and won their freedom."
- Stevie, I haven't slept in a year.
- Jesus Christ!
- I tried him too.
"Candy doesn't have to have a point. That's why it's candy."
"All men would be cowards if they only had the courage."
"Religion is flawed because man is flawed."
I have a cow and I sew. How's that for "hard to relate to"?
"Peace isn't merely the absence of conflict, but the presence of justice."
"Young boys should never be sent to bed... they always wake up a day older."
"It is the power of music to carry one directly into the mental state of the composer."
"I like numbers, because with numbers, truth and beauty are the same thing."
His machine was never perfected, though it generated a whole field of research into what became known as "Turing Machines". Today we call them "computers".
"Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can't see."
"Ideals are peaceful. History is violent."
"Villainy wears many masks, none of which so dangerous as virtue..."
"When your enemy's making mistakes, don't interrupt him."
"Visions are worth fighting for. Why spend your life making someone else's dreams?"
"Do you know what nemesis means? A righteous infliction of retribution manifested by an appropriate agent, personified in this case by a 'orrible cunt, me."
"Yes, my tits are fake. That's what happens when your real ones try to kill you."
"Your mother and father only knew each other for a day, and money changed hands."
"For your friends to take you out, you have to have friends. Funny how that works."
"There is some comfort in the emptiness of the sea, no past, no future."
- In my experience, the prettier a girl is, the more nuts she is, which makes you insane.
- I like how you can compliment and insult somebody at the same time, in equal measure.
"The only thing more terrifying than blindness is being the only one who can see."
"The only constant is change."
"Sometimes, in order to see the light, you have to risk the dark."
"Put aside the Ranger. Become who you were born to be."
"If we have souls, they are made of the love we share... undimmed by time and bound by death."
"A brilliant man would find a way not to fight a war."
"The rush of battle is often a potent and lethal addiction, for war is a drug."
"The universe is blind to our pain and deaf to our sorrows. All things have their way."
"Summer romances begin for all kinds of reasons, but when all is said and done, they have one thing in common. They're shooting stars, a spectacular moment of light in the heavens, fleeting glimpse of eternity, and in a flash they're gone."
"Choice is an illusion created between those with power and those without."
"Success consists of simply getting up one more time than you fall."
"What if I reverse time to see what happened at the beginning of time itself?"
"More tears are shed over answered prayers than unanswered ones."
"There is one weapon that the British cannot take away from us: we can ignore them."
"Coughlin's law: anything else is always something better."
"There is no teacher but the enemy. Only he will tell you where you are weak, where he is strong."
Customer: Do you have Soul?
Rob: That all depends.
- You look like you've traveled here.
- How else do you get someplace?
"America has produced only three classic writers: Mark Twain, J.D. Salinger and me. I'm Jonathan Flynn. Everything I write is a masterpiece. And soon, very soon, I shall be known."
"They say we die twice. Once when the breath leaves our body, and once when the last person we know says our name."
"In the end, the only thing you really own is your story. Just tryin' to live a good one."
- How did she die?
- Saw herself in the mirror one day.
"Welcome to the annual meeting of people who annually meet, and we'll see ya'll next year."
"Never ask for what oughta be offered."