Sometimes characters in movies say stuff that you would never come out of a person's mouth in real life. Writers should get credit for creating these interesting ideas and thoughts. These are some of the most interesting quotes in the history of film.

  1. Salvation lay within. - Morgan Freeman in Shawshank Redemption
  2. I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die. - Roy Batty in "Blade Runner"
  3. One word love; curiosity. You long for freedom. You long to do what you want to do because you want it. To act on selfish impulse. You want to see what it's like. One day you wont be able to resist. - Jack Sparrow in "Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Man's Chest"
  4. Half of writing history is hiding the truth. - Capt. Malcolm Reynolds in "Serenity"
  5. Who needs reasons when you've got heroin? - Renton in "Trainspotting"
  6. It is not our abilities that show others who we are, but our choices. - Professor Dumbledore in "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets"
  7. Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose a family. Choose a fucking big television, Choose washing machines, cars, compact disc players, and electrical tin openers. Choose good health, low cholesterol and dental insurance. Choose fixed- interest mortgage repayments. Choose a starter home. Choose your friends. Choose leisure wear and matching luggage. Choose a three piece suite on hire purchase in a range of fucking fabrics. Choose DIY and wondering who you are on a Sunday morning. Choose sitting on that couch watching mind-numbing sprit- crushing game shows, stuffing fucking junk food into your mouth. Choose rotting away at the end of it all, pishing you last in a miserable home, nothing more than an embarrassment to the selfish, fucked-up brats you have spawned to replace yourself. Choose your future. Choose life... But why would I want to do a thing like that? - Renton in "Trainspotting"
  8. You don't understand! I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am. - Terry in "On the Waterfront"
  9. If you're going to let one stupid prick ruin your life then you're not the girl I thought you were. - Professor to Elle Woods in "Legally Blonde"
  10. Smile, it enhances your face value. - "Steel Magnolias"
  11. I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world. - Rick in "Casablanca"
  12. Sometimes you just lose it! ...Well we can't afford to lose it. Other people lose it. We're supposed to find it! - Princess Mia and Queen Clarice in "Princess Diaries 2: A Royal Engagement"
  13. No wire hangers, ever! - Faye Dunaway in "Mommie Dearest"
  14. The things you own end up owning you. - in "Fight Club"
  15. Peace isn't merely the absence of conflict, but the presence of justice. - President Marshall in "Air Force One"
  16. You who murdered a hundred thousand Iraqis to save a nickel on a gallon of gas are going to lecture me on the rules of war!? Well DON'T. - Ivan Korshunov in "Air Force One"
  17. Coal Mine, Moonshine, or Moving Down the Line. - Dooley in "Coal Miner's Daughter"
  18. Your mama must sure love you, son. - school principal in "Forrest Gump"
  19. You know, Mr. Bernstein, if I hadn't been very rich, I might have been a really great man. - Charles Foster Kane in "Citizen Kane"
  20. In Italy for 30 years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love - they had 500 years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock. - Harry Lime in "The Third Man"
  21. Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown. - Lawrence Walsh in "Chinatown"
  22. I can't remember what my parents look like? - Jim in "Empire of the Sun"
  23. We're fugitives, Thelma. We've got to start acting like it. - Louise in "Thelma and Louise"
  24. Free your mind. - Morpheus in "The Matrix"
  25. Lands, titles, men, power... nothing. - Robert the Bruce in "Braveheart"
  26. Welcome to the desert of the real. - Morpheus in "The Matrix"
  27. When he reached the New World, Cortez burned his ships. As a result his men were well motivated. - Captain Ramius in "Hunt for Red October"