Greatest film quotes ever to inspire teenagers
Selected movies and film quotes for teenagers that motivate and inspire. These are quotes that are powerful and sometimes thought-provoking.
|“I’m bigger than you and higher up the food chain… so get in my belly!” – Mike Myers, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me||“Young men make wars, and the virtues of war are the virtues of young men: courage and hope for the future.” – Alec Guiness, Lawrence of Arabia||“I feel as if I have traveled my whole life just to stand here.” – John Hurt, The Elephant Man|
|“Whatever became of the moment when one first knew about death? There must have been one – a moment – in childhood when it first occurred to you that you don’t go on forever. It must have been shattering, stamped into one’s memory, and yet, I can’t remember it.” – Gary Oldman, Rosencrantz, and Guildenstern Are Dead||“I distrust a close-mouthed man. He generally picks the wrong time to talk and says the wrong things. Talking’s something you can’t do judiciously unless you keep in practice. Now, sir, we’ll talk if you like. I’ll tell you right out, I’m a man who likes talking to a man who likes to talk.” – Syney Greenstreet,
The Maltese Falcon
|“On the morning of his execution, King Charles the First put on two shirts. ‘If I tremble with the cold’, he said, ‘my enemies will say it was from fear. I will not expose myself to such reproaches.’ We must also attempt this dignity as you mount the scaffold.” – Laurence Olivier, Sleuth (to Michael Caine)|
|“Time, time! What is the time? Swiss manufacture it. The French hoard it. TheItalians want it. Americans say it is money. Hindus say it does not exist. Do you know what I say? I say time is a crook.” – Peter Lorre, Beat the Devil||“You can’t shoot me! I have a very low threshold of death. My doctor says I can’t have bullets enter my body at any time” – Woody Allen, Casino Royale
||“Would someone please tell me what kind of a world we live in where a man dressed as a bat gets all my press?” – Jack Nicholson, Batman|
|“This list… is an absolute good. This list is life.” – Ben Kingsley, Schindler’s List||“The time to make up your mind about people is never.” – Katharine Hepburn, The Philadelphia Story||“Like my momma always said, ‘Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get’.” – Tom Hanks, Forrest Gump|
|“No! Try not. Do… or do not. There is no try’.” – Frank Oz, The Empire Strikes Back (as Yoda)||“Hang on lads, I’ve got a great idea!” – Michael Caine, The Italian Job (last line)||“What we’ve got here is a failure to communicate!” – Strother Martin, Cool Hand Luke|
|“There is no life, my darling, until you loveand have been loved. And then there is no death.” – Jennifer Jones, Portrait of Jennie||“You don’t make up for your sins in church. You do it in the streets. You do it at home. The rest is bullshit and you know it.” – Martin Scorcese, Mean Streets (voice-over)||“A little advice about feelings, kiddo: don’t expect it to always tickle.” – Judd Hirsch, Ordinary People|
|“My dear, life rarely gives us what we want at the moment we consider appropriate. Adventures do occur, but not punctually.” – Peggy Ashcroft, A Passage to India
||“You are a sad, strange, little man. You have my pity. Farewell” – Tim Allen, Toy Story||“It’s not the men in your life that count, it’s the life in your men.” – Mae West, I’m No Angel|
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