Movie Quote Collection

Below is our movie quote collection from best loved films. We hope that you find these memorable on-screen moments deeply revealing of life's greatest truths.

This is no democracy. It is a dictatorship. I am the law.

~Coach Boone (played by Denzel Washington) in Remember the Titans

We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for.

~Professor Keating (played by Robin Williams) in Dead Poet's Society

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.

~Gandhi (played by Ben Kingsley) in Gandhi

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Whenever I despair, I remember that the way of truth and love has always won. There may be tyrants, murderers and for a time, they may seem invincible, but in the end they always fail.

~Gandhi (played by Ben Kingsley) in Gandhi

I love him! I love him for the man he wants to be. And I love him for the man he almost is.

~Dorothy (Rene Zellweger) in Jerry Maguire

You're focusing on the problem. If you focus on the problem, you can't see the solution. Never focus on the problem.

~Arthur (played by Harold Gould) in Patch Adams

You're sitting on a winning lottery ticket and you're too big of a pussy to cash in on it.

~Chuckie (played by Ben Affleck) in Good Will Hunting

I think it's better to break a man's leg than his heart.

~George (played by Gary Stevens) in Seabiscuit

God must be a painter. Why else would we have so many colors?

~Alicia (played by Jennifer Connelly) in A Beautiful Mind

I found out what the secret to life is: friends. Best friends.

~Ninny (played by Jessica Tandy) in Fried Green Tomatoes

A teacher has two jobs: fill young minds with knowledge, yes, but more important, give those minds a compass so that that knowledge doesn't go to waste.

~ Principal Jacobs (played by Olympia Dukakis) in Mr. Holland's Opus

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