Friday, February 15, 2013

Friday Five: Most Quotable Movies

Friday Five: Most Quotable Movies

1. The Princess Bride

            “He’s only mostly dead.”

             “Have fun storming the castle, boys.”

             “Life is pain, Highness. Anyone who says differently is selling you something.”

2. You’ve Got Mail

“Don’t you think daisies are the happiest flower?”

“You thought Frank was the Una bomber.”

“That caviar is a garnish.”

3. The Bourne Identity

           “If you’re going to kill me, you better kill me the first time. You better kill me dead.”

           “How could I forget about you? You’re the only person I know.”

           “Kill Wombosi? We can do that any time we want. I can send Nikki to do that…”

4. Sahara

          “I don’t speak English…I only know how to say ‘I don’t speak English’ in English.’”

          “I’m so tired of being shot at.”

          “Hey, you know how it is when you see someone that you haven't seen since high school, and they got some dead-end job, and they're married to some woman that hates them, they got, like, three kids who think he's a joke? Wasn't there some point where he stood back and said, "Bob, don't take that job! Bob, don't marry that harpy!" You know?”

5. My Big Fat Greek Wedding

        “Don't play with the food! When I was your age, we didn't have food!”

       “What do you mean he don't eat no meat…Oh, that's okay. I make lamb.”

       “Let me tell you something, Toula. The man is the head, but the woman is the neck. And she can turn the head any way she wants.”

       And one more for the road.

How to Steal a Million

      “I was chipping a piece of your father’s paint from that lovely Van Gogh when you loomed up in your nightie and shot me in the arm.”

What about you readers, any favorite movie quotes?


  1. When Harry met Sally

    "I'll have what she's having."

  2. How about The Fellowship of the Ring, "It comes in pints? I'm getting one."

  3. Robin picked a classic laugh-out-loud funny line.

    How about this scene?

    "Come back here, you bloody coward!"

    "What are you going to do... BLEED on 'im?"

  4. Another one from "How to Steal a Million": "Miss Bonnet and I are old friends, we used to shoot together." i.e. She shot him in the arm.
    "The code word is. . . TOGETHERNESS!

  5. From the Hunger Games..."It's strange to be so physically close to someone who's so distant”