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'I can't go all my life waiting to catch you between husbands.'
'I want you all to form two circles. The boys on the outside and the girls on the inside.' 'Where will you be?'
'It's men like him that build the world. The rest of them, like me... why, we just come along and live in it.'
'It is widely held that too much wine will dull a man's desire. Indeed it will... in a dull man.'
'The village, which had stood for maybe a thousand years, didn't know we were coming that day. If they had, they would've run.'
'Books? Books? I don't read books!'
'Your nose is broken.' 'How does it look?' 'Ah, it's an improvement.'
'What you learn tonight?' 'Always protect myself.' 'What's the rule?' 'Always protect myself.'
'I tell people to hope for the best and prepare for the worst.' 'And they let you get away with that?'
'Hate him! How could I hate him? Mothers don't hate their sons! Is that what he told you? You see how you believe everything he tells you?'
'Go ahead. Jump. He never loved you, so why go on living? Jump and it will all be over...'
'Look, sir, we can't just do nothing.' 'Why not? It's usually best.'
'Licentiousness is made a show! Vanity and pride are likewise made a show! This is the very business of show!'
'Glad to meet you, kid, you're a real horse's ass. Is Lonnegan after you too?' 'I dunno... I ain't seen anybody.' 'You never do, kid.'
'The French don't care what they do actually, as long as they pronounce it properly.'
'Our... merciful God. He destroyed His own beloved, rather than let a mediocrity share in the smallest part of His glory.'
'The nobility of England...' 'The nobility of England, My Lord, would have snored through the Sermon on the Mount, but you'll labor like scholars over a bulldog's pedigree.'
'I don't see what all of the fuss is about. It doesn't look any bigger than the Mauritania.'
'Her dream had come true. She was a folk singer.'
'I will raise my eyes and look down that corridor; 4 feet wide, with 10 lonely seconds to justify my whole existence. But WILL I?'
'That's right, Mr. Martini. There is an Easter Bunny.'
'Your legs are too thin, your hair is too red, you have lips like a cat. You're no good. You give me too much trouble.' 'Flattery rolls right off me.'
'The last great opportunity of a lifetime--an entire world at war, and I'm left out of it? God will not permit this to happen! I will be allowed to fulfill my destiny!'
'Do you make love all the time, Gaston?' 'Certainly not! The only people who make love all the time are liars.'
'If you cannot say what you mean, your majesty, you will never mean what you say and a gentleman should always mean what he says.'
'You know that the average New Yorker between the ages of twenty and fifty has two and a half colds a year?'
'He was even dumber than you. He couldn't even write his whole name. 'X,' that's what it ought to say on that goddamn headstone, one big lousy 'X.''
'I'm sure that the way to say what I'd like to say will occur to me after you've gone.'
QuoteMovieAward Year
'You are exceptionally odd.' 'I bet you're very popular with the girls.'
'Aren't you glad the Army has all these tanks parked here? Just in case the Russians come and we have to have a big tank battle?'
'Church wants you on your place. Kneel, stand, kneel, stand. If you go for that sort of thing, I don't know what to do for you.'
'Hello Yank, welcome to a very merry little war. And now how about a wee drop for the King and Uncle Sam?'
'What kind of party did you say that was?' 'A cocktail party.' 'In that case, I'll join you.'
'Jimmy, give it up. Give it up, it's all over with. If there was a deal, it's gone down by now. We blew it, we blew our warrants, and we blew our cover.'
'They took care of me fine. They trained me to use these things. I can dial telephones, I can drive a car, I can even put nickels in the jukebox.'
'Of course you can't have pancakes without maple syrup.' 'You bet your butt.'
'We are not questioning your authority, sir, but if manners prevent our speaking the truth, we will be without manners.'
'They'd love you a lot more if you were hanged. You know why? Because it would sell more papers...'
'Whatcha hit him with?' 'Hit whom?' ''Whom'? Are you a northern boy? What's a northern boy doing down here?'
'Shut up! The man with the Colt 45 says shut up!'
'Now, Green, don't get me wrong. Why, some of my best friends are Jews.' 'And some of your other best friends are Methodists, but you never bother to say that.'
'I'm not taking him with me. I'm no good for him. I'm terrible with him. I have no patience. He's better off without me.'
'Remember Maggio?' 'Oh, the wop? Yeah, real tough monkey.' 'You killed him.'
'What are you doing? These are mine. These are my workers. They should be on my train. They're skilled ammunition workers. They're essential. Essential girls!'
'Those men aren't going to pay ten bucks to look at your face; this is Broadway!'
'I'm a concert pianist. That's a pretentious way of saying I'm... unemployed at the moment.'
'It must be getting near tea-time, leastways in decent places where there *is* still tea-time.'
'Not my gentle son. The mere sight of him would only encourage an enemy to take over the whole country. So whom do I send?'
'Honey, don't be weird.' 'OK honey, I won't be weird. I'll be whatever what you want me to be. We have a very healthy relationship.'
'The waters? What waters? We're in the desert.' 'I was misinformed'
'Be careful.' 'I always am.' 'Don't get hurt.' 'I never do.' 'Don't hurt no one.' 'Well, if you say so.'
'This is the tragedy of a man who could not make up his mind.'
'And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.'
'All right, gentlemen. He's got one barrel left. When he fires that, take out your pistols, and shoot him down like the mangy scoundrel he is!'
'I don't know much about women. I've been married for 28 years, you know.'
'You use Evian skin cream, and sometimes you wear L'Air du Temps, but not today.'
QuoteMovieAward Year
'You don't like her. My mother don't like her. She's a dog. And I'm a fat, ugly man. Well, all I know is I had a good time last night.'
'All right. This one time I'll let you ask me about my affairs.' 'Is it true? Is it?' 'No.'
'He even took the gramophone on safari. Three rifles, supplies for a month, and Mozart.'
'I taught some of the stupidest children God ever put on the face of this earth and all of them could read well enough to find a name on a tombstone.'
'Look at me. You embarrass me. You embarrass yourself.'
'The die is cast. I'm a lily!' 'Have some popcorn.'
'The fact is, what we're doing could be construed as--forgive me sir--collaboration with the enemy. Perhaps even as treasonable activity.'
'Tom, you know you surprise me. If anything in this life is certain - if history has taught us anything - it's that you can kill *anybody*.'
'Why didn't you take off all your clothes? You could have stopped forty cars.'
'My grammy never gave gifts. She was too busy getting raped by Cossacks.'
'This is the People's War. It is our war. We are the fighters. Fight it then. Fight it with all that is in us and may God defend the Right.'
'You're the only man I know who makes his own clothes.'
'I'm the hick they were gonna use to split the hick vote. But I'm standing right here now on my hind legs!'
'Thomas Ellison, sir. Pressed into service. I've got a wife, a baby!' ' I asked your name, not the history of your misfortunes.'
'I wanted to meet the man who could write such a long paper with so few adjectives.'
'Do you realize you gave me five pounds?' 'Yes, I've been trying to lose weight.'
'When the Romans were marching me to the galleys, thirst had almost killed me. A man gave me water to drink, and I went on living.'
'There should never be any good reason for neglecting someone that you love.'
'Chevotarevich, is that a Russian name?' 'No, it's an American name.'
'You don't find it hard to do your duty?' 'Sometimes I do what I want to do. The rest of the time, I do what I have to.'
'The only arithmetic he ever got was hearing the referee count up to ten.'
'Have there been any women in his life?' 'I assume he had a mother, but I am not certain.'
'Bill, you do love me, don't ya?' 'Of course I do; I live with ya, don't I?'
'It seems everyday ends with a miracle here. And whatever God may be, I thank God for this day.'
'But I wouldn't worry too much about your heart. You can always put that award where your heart ought to be.'
'Oh, no, sir. I'm sorry, sir. I could never answer to a whistle. Whistles are for dogs and cats and other animals, but not for children and definitely not for me.'

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